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Prince of Wales

noun [C usually singular] uk   us   /ˌprɪns.əvˈweɪlz/
in the UK, a title given to the oldest son of the king or queen
Translations of “Prince of Wales”
in Chinese (Traditional) 威爾士親王(英國太子的封號)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 威尔士亲王(英国太子的封号)…
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