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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Highness  \High"ness\,  n.  [AS.  he['a]hnes.] 
  1.  The  state  of  being  high;  elevation;  loftiness. 
 
  2.  A  title  of  honor  given  to  kings,  princes,  or  other  persons 
  of  rank;  as  His  Royal  Highness.  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Highness 
  n  1:  (Your  Highness  or  His  Highness  of  Her  Highness)  title  used 
  to  address  a  royal  person  [syn:  {Highness}] 
  2:  the  condition  of  being  high  or  lofty  [syn:  {loftiness}] 
  [ant:  {lowness}] 




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