birthright Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"birthright" in British English

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birthrightnoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˈbɜːθ.raɪt/  us   /ˈbɝːθ-/
something that you ​believe you ​deserve to have because of ​yourfamilysituation or ​socialclass, or because you ​believe it is ​yourright as a ​human being: Some men ​see well-paid, ​powerfuljobs as ​their birthright. Americans ​seefreedom of ​expression as ​their birthright.
(Definition of birthright from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"birthright" in American English

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birthrightnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈbɜrθˌrɑɪt/
something that is ​received or ​owned esp. because of where you were ​born or ​yourfamily or ​socialsituation, without having to be ​worked for or ​bought: [U] He told them that ​humanrights are a ​universal birthright.
(Definition of birthright from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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