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English definition of “be in line to the throne”

be in line to the throne

to be the person who will become king or queen after the present ruler: Prince Charles is first in line to the British throne.
(Definition of be in line to the throne from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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