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PRINCE. In a general sense, a sovereign the ruler of a nation or state. The son of a king or emperor, or the issue of a royal family; as, princes of the blood. The chief of any body of men.
     2. By a clause inserted in policies of insurance, the insurer is liable for all losses occasioned by "arrest or detainment of all kings, princes, and people, of what nation, condition, or quality soever." 1 Bouv. Inst. n. 1218.

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Only after the King succumbed did the last princedom capitulate to Dutch control, in January 1909, and for the first time all of Bali came under the authority of the Netherlands Indies Government, though this had taken a century to achieve.
In the almost four-hundred year span of this book, Najemy takes Florence from a republic ruled by an oligarchy to a Medici princedom in all but name, through anarchy and the theocracy of Savonarola and back to a quasi-republic and a Medici resurgence.
Taking these chapters together with the chapters on "Admonitions" and "A Discourse on Princedom," which focus exclusively on earlier royalties as examples, we see that Xiao Yi was intensely aware of his unique position as a princely author.
Those left can be brothers or sons or other adherents, who would succeed to the princedom.
The Constitution of 1878 proclaimed Eastern Orthodoxy the official religion in the Princedom of Bulgaria, and the ruling prince (king, after 1908) was obliged to adopt Orthodoxy as his religion.
The series begins in Dinefwr Castle, stronghold of Welsh princes from the days of Hywel The Good in the 10th century and heartbeat of the powerful and influential Lord Rhys princedom.
The Powys Eisteddfod is held annually in different locations throughout the old Princedom of Powys.
This chapter goes beyond simple presentation of the archaeological and epigraphic data, offering a detailed discussion of the Nubian princedom of Tehkhet.
According to a famous principle, a princedom seeker is not allowed to have it.
Sounded reasonable, Monaco being a wee princedom with scarce room to swing a cat.
As ISIL/NOSRA strive to fragment the region into princedoms and kingdoms fighting amongst themselves, certain Lebanese had not been daunted by Israel's occupation of Beirut and Lebanon, the minister added.