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English definition of “the Prince of Darkness”

the Prince of Darkness

noun [S] uk   literary us  
the Devil (= the main evil spirit in the Christian religion)Angels
(Definition of the Prince of Darkness from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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