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KINGDOM. A country where an officer called a king exercises the powers of government, whether the same be absolute or limited. Wolff, Inst. Nat. Sec. 994. In some kingdoms the executive officer may be a woman, who is called a queen.
A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.