Meaning of “queen mother” in the English Dictionary

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"queen mother" in British English

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queen mothernoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˌkwiːn ˈmʌð.ər/ us /ˌkwiːn ˈmʌð.ɚ/

the mother of the king or queen who is ruling

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

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