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great seal

the principal seal of a government or state.
(initial capital letters) British.
  1. the Lord Chancellor, keeper of the principal seal of Great Britain.
  2. his office.
Origin of great seal
1350-1400; Middle English Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • They had a great seal show where the seals jumped, ran and even did flips.
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  • The design of the great seal of the state shall be reproduced in full color in the center of each star.
British Dictionary definitions for great seal

great seal

(often capitals) the principal seal of a nation, sovereign, etc, used to authenticate signatures and documents of the highest importance
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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