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sceptre

noun [C] uk UK ( US scepter)   /ˈsep.tər/ us    /-tɚ/
a decorated stick that is carried by a queen or king during some official ceremonies as a symbol of their authority
Translations of “sceptre”
in Spanish cetro…
in French sceptre…
in German das Zepter…
in Chinese (Traditional) (象徵君主權位的)權杖…
in Chinese (Simplified) (象征君主权位的)权杖…
(Definition of sceptre from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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