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viceregal

[vahys-ree-guh l]
adjective
  1. of or relating to a viceroy.
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Origin of viceregal

First recorded in 1830–40; vice- + regal1
Related formsvice·re·gal·ly, adverb
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Examples from the Web for viceregal

Historical Examples of viceregal

  • Now with your kind permission, Most Viceregal Magnificence, we shall go.

    Slaves of Mercury

    Nat Schachner

  • The Viceregal visit to Castle Carew had been all planned by him.

    Sir Jasper Carew

    Charles James Lever

  • The morale of a Viceregal visit is pretty much in the same category.

    Sir Jasper Carew

    Charles James Lever

  • Damis carefully aligned the red rod on the Viceregal palace.

    Giants on the Earth

    Sterner St. Paul Meek

  • Three-quarters of an hour had passed since he had first entered the Viceregal palace.

    Giants on the Earth

    Sterner St. Paul Meek


British Dictionary definitions for viceregal

viceregal

adjective
  1. of or relating to a viceroy or his viceroyalty
  2. mainly Australian and NZ of or relating to a governor or governor general
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Derived Formsviceregally, adverb
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