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lord

noun [C]     /lɔːd/ US  /lɔːrd/
a male peer Royalty, aristocracy and titles informal a man who has a lot of power in a particular area of activity : Several alleged drug lords are to be put on trial .Important people and describing important peopleFamous peopleWealthy people
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