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- n. The military governor of a German town or castle; a nobleman of the same status
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See burggrave.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Formerly, the title, in some European countries, of the hereditary governor of a town or castle.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a nobleman ruling a German castle and surrounding grounds by hereditary right
- n. the military governor of a German town in the 12th and 13th centuries
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