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overlord

noun [C] uk   /ˈəʊ.və.lɔːd/  us   /ˈoʊ.vɚ.lɔːrd/
a person in a position of power, especially in the past
Translations of “overlord”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指舊時的)領主,大王,霸主…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指旧时的)领主,大王,霸主…
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