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English definition of “reign”


noun     /reɪn/
KING/QUEEN [C] a period of time when a king or queen rules a country : the reign of Henry VIIIRuling and governing
IMPORTANT JOB [no plural] a period of time when someone controls a sports team , an organization , etc : Christie's reign as captain of the British athletics team Specific periods of time
(Definition of reign noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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