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"dynasty" in British English

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dynastynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdɪn.ə.sti/ us /ˈdaɪ.nə.sti/

a series of rulers or leaders who are all from the same family, or a period when a country is ruled by them:

The Mogul dynasty ruled over India for centuries.
dynastic
adjective uk /daɪˈnæs.tɪk/ us /daɪˈnæs.tɪk/ formal

(Definition of “dynasty” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"dynasty" in American English

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dynastynoun [ C ]

us /ˈdɑɪ·nə·sti, -ˌnæs·ti/

politics & government a series of rulers or leaders who are all from the same family, or a period when a country is ruled by them

(Definition of “dynasty” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)