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Main Entry: king·dom
Pronunciation: primarystresskieng-dschwam
Function: noun
1 : a country whose ruler is a king or queen
2 : a region in which something or someone has very strong influence <the cotton kingdom>
3 a : one of the three primary divisions into which natural objects are classified -- compare ANIMAL KINGDOM, MINERAL KINGDOM, PLANT KINGDOM b : a major category in the scientific classification of living things that ranks above the phylum and below the domain

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