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peer of the realm

noun [C] uk   us  
a member of the House of Lords (= the part of the UK parliament that is not elected) who is not a life peer
Translations of “peer of the realm”
in Chinese (Traditional) (英國)有權佔有上議院議席的貴族…
in Chinese (Simplified) (英国)有权占有上议院议席的贵族…
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