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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A woman holding the title to a landgraviate.
  • n. The wife or widow of a landgrave.
  • n. Used as the title for such a noblewoman.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The wife of a landgrave.
  • n. A woman who exercises the office, or holds the rank, of langrave in her own right.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The wife of a landgrave.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The wife of a landgrave; a lady of the rank of a landgrave.

Etymologies

From Middle Low German landgravin, feminine of landgrave, landgrave; see landgrave.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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