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People who work with royalty



the official in charge of looking after the house of a king, queen, or other important person



someone who has an official position at the court of a king or queen, or who spends time there



an official who helps a member of the British royal family in performing their duties



a woman whose job is to look after a queen or princess

maid of honour


a young woman from a high social class who is not married and who looks after a queen or princess

the Privy Council


in the UK and some other countries, a group of people whose official job is to advise the queen or king on how to govern the country but who now have no real power

Privy Councillor


hostile architecture

the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …

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boots on the ground

a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …

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