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throne

 
 
pronunciation:
thron
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the seat used by a ruler or other important person for ceremonies or other special events.
The new queen will sit on the throne to be crowned.
definition 2: the power or rank of a ruler.
The king lost his throne after the civil war.
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