Definition for ROY'AL-TY

ROY'AL-TY, n. [Fr. royauté; It. realtà.]

  1. Kingship; the character, state or office of a king. Royalty by birth was the sweetest way of majesty. Holyday.
  2. Royalties, plur. emblems of royalty; regalia. Milton.
  3. Rights of a king; prerogative. Encyc.

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