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Balmoral Castle


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

  • n. a castle in northeastern Scotland that is a private residence of the British sovereign


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  • Balmoral Castle is just one of many royal retreats worldwide.

    Royal Retreats: Where The World's Monarchs Go To Get Away From It All

  • Others, including Balmoral Castle, are at times open to the public.

    Royal Retreats: Where The World's Monarchs Go To Get Away From It All

  • All telltale signs—any cigarette butts the chain-smoking Camilla might have left in ashtrays, lipstick-stained glassware, the framed photo of Camilla sitting on a bench at Balmoral Castle—were all whisked away the moment Camilla departed.

    William and Kate

  • When it comes to less profound personal details, Mr. Blair does not sink to the level of revelation achieved by his wife in her 2008 memoirs, when she described how their son Leo came to be conceived during the couple's sleepover at Balmoral Castle, the royal residence in Scotland.

    An Ally

  • This month Pope Benedict XVI will travel to England for an unprecedented state visit to the United Kingdom, meeting with the Queen at Balmoral Castle and giving an address to Parliament.

    Beyond the Beatification of Cardinal Newman

  • The public announcement had been delayed two hours so that Prince Charles could awaken William and Harry at Balmoral Castle and tell them that the mother on whom they doted, the mother who took them to chow down at hamburger joints and to visit homeless shelters when almost everyone else in their lives thought mainly of palaces and polo, had died in the night.

    Horror In The Night

  • Now commoners, too, can drink Scotch whisky worthy of the Windsors, for it's on sale among the tea cozies at the Balmoral Castle gift shop.

    The Glenlizzie

  • This is when the senior royal family is traditionally away at Balmoral Castle.

    Buckingham Stops Here!

  • When I was preparing for the shoot, I thought about using the landscape around Balmoral Castle, in Scotland.

    Annie Gets Her Shot

  • Prince Charles just bought sixteen of my custom tuffetts for Balmoral Castle.

    Class Reunion 2007 of the NRA


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