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vicereine

[vahys-reyn] /ˈvaɪs reɪn/
noun
1.
the wife of a viceroy.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; < French, equivalent to vice- vice- + reine queen < Latin rēgīna (rēg-, stem of rēx king + -īna feminine noun suffix)
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vicereine

/ˌvaɪsˈreɪn/
noun
1.
the wife of a viceroy
2.
a female viceroy
Word Origin
C19: from French, from vice³ + reine queen, from Latin rēgīna
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