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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Princess  \Prin"cess\,  n.  [F.  princesse.  See  {Prince},  and  cf 
  {Princesse}.] 
  1.  A  female  prince;  a  woman  having  sovereign  power,  or  the 
  rank  of  a  prince.  --Dryden. 
 
  So  excellent  a  princess  as  the  present  queen. 
  --Swift. 
 
  2.  The  daughter  of  a  sovereign;  a  female  member  of  a  royal 
  family.  --Shak. 
 
  3.  The  consort  of  a  prince;  as  the  princess  of  Wales. 
 
  {Princess  royal},  the  eldest  daughter  of  a  sovereign. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  princess 
  n  :  a  female  member  of  a  royal  family  other  than  the  queen 
  (especially  the  daughter  of  a  sovereign) 




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