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Main Entry: 1queen
Etymology: Old English cwn
"woman, wife, queen"
the wife or widow of a king2 :
a woman who rules a kingdom in her own right3 a :
a woman of supreme rank, power, or attractiveness <a society queen
> b :
something thought of as female and being at the top in a particular field <queen
of the ocean liners>4 :
the most powerful piece in the game of chess5 :
a playing card bearing the figure of a queen6 :
the fertile fully developed female of social bees, ants, and termites whose purpose is to lay eggs
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