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kingdom

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈkɪŋ.dəm/
B2 a country ruled by a king or queen: the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland an area that is controlled by a particular person or where a particular quality is important: the kingdom of God/Heaven the kingdom of love literary an area of activity: the kingdom of the theatre the kingdoms of the mindC2 one of the groups that natural things can be divided into, depending on their type: the animal/plant kingdom
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in Korean 왕국…
in Arabic مَمْلَكة…
in Portuguese reino…
in Catalan regne…
in Japanese 王国…
in Italian regno…
in Chinese (Traditional) 王國, (某人)佔統治地位的地方, 管轄範圍…
in Russian королевство…
in Turkish krallık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 王国, (某人)占统治地位的地方, 管辖范围…
in Polish królestwo…
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