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  • adj. Of or relating to Lancaster or Lancashire.
  • proper n. A person from Lancaster or Lancashire.
  • proper n. A modified version of the Lancaster bomber, used in civilian service in the immediate postwar years.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to Lancaster{2}.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to the city of Lancaster{1}.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to the members of the house of Lancaster.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to the inhabitants of Lancaster.
  • proper n. A member (or supporter) of the house of Lancaster.
  • proper n. A resident of Lancaster{1}.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In English history, of or pertaining to the dukes or the royal house of Lancaster.
  • n. In Eng, hist., an adherent of the house of Lancaster; a supporter of the claims to the crown of the Lancastrian line, as against the Yorkists, especially in the contests called the wars of the Roses (which see, under rose), 1455–85.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a resident of Lancaster
  • adj. of or relating to the former English royal house or their supporters
  • n. a member (or supporter) of the house of Lancaster
  • adj. of or relating to the English city of Lancaster or its residents

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