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Highnessnoun

uk   /ˈhaɪ.nəs/  us   /ˈhaɪ.nəs/ formal
Her/His/Your Highness
used when you are speaking to or about a royal person: [as form of address] Will that be all, Your Highness?
(Definition of Highness from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Highnessnoun [C]

 us   /ˈhɑɪ·nəs/ fml
a title used when referring to an important member of a family that rules a country: His Royal Highness Prince Michael
(Definition of Highness from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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