from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A female regent; a protectress of a kingdom.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun rare A female regent.
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- noun A
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regent + -ess
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The regentess, with a proud reliance upon her own power, ordered them to send a deputation to her apartment.
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