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queen regent

noun
1.
a queen who reigns in behalf of another.
Origin of queen regent
1755-1765
1755-65

queen regnant

or queen regent

noun
1.
a queen who reigns in her own right.
Origin
1840-50
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queen regent

noun
1.
a queen who acts as regent

queen regnant

noun
1.
a queen who reigns on her own behalf
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