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- n. The position or quality of being an overlord.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Lordship or supremacy of a person or a people over others.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state, office, or dignity of an overlord; specifically, in reference to early English history, the preëminence or authority of one of the Anglo-Saxon kings or kingdoms over certain other kings, kingdoms, chiefs, etc. Such an overlordship was held at different times by kings of Kent, Northumberland, Mercia, and Wessex.
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- n. the position of overlord
overlord + -ship (Wiktionary)