great seal

noun
1.
the principal seal of a government or state.
2.
(initial capital letters) British.
a.
the Lord Chancellor, keeper of the principal seal of Great Britain.
b.
his office.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English

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great seal
 
n
(often capitals) the principal seal of a nation, sovereign, etc, used to authenticate signatures and documents of the highest importance

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Example sentences
They had a great seal show where the seals jumped, ran and even did flips.
The goggles didn't create a great seal, some cold air was blowing through while heading down the slopes.
The design of the great seal of the state shall be reproduced in full color in the center of each star.
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