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  • proper n. The historic royal regalia of a state; those of the United Kingdom (the orb, sceptre, swords and crowns etc) are held in the Tower of London

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Examples

  • 'Captain Blood put an end to the straight-lift caper, nicking the Crown Jewels from the Tower of London in 1671.

    The Vatican Rip

  • No surprise, the so-called "Ghost" turns out to be yet another pawn of the ever-scheming Lilith Kane, but Vix manages to escape her rat-infested cell in time to keep the Crown Jewels out of the Duchess's avaricious grip.

    The Warslayer

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