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Collins Dictionary of Law © W.J. Stewart, 2006
CROWN. A covering for the head, commonly used by kings; figuratively, it signifies royal authority. By pleas of the crown, are understood criminal actions.
A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.