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diadem

di·a·dem

diadem

 
pronunciation:
daI dem
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a crown or headband symbolizing royal status.
Cleopatra wore a diadem in the shape of a three-headed snake.
similar words:
crown
definition 2: the authority or dignity of royalty.
similar words:
crown
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: diademed, diademing, diadems
definition: to confer a diadem or the related authority on.