from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • King of Siam (1925–1935) who abdicated following prolonged conflicts with the newly formed constitutional government.


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  • Three-stories tall with forest-green shutters, it was once owned by Chao Phraya Worapongphipat, who served as minister of palaces under Rama VII.


  • Rama VII, the current king's uncle, was deposed, and he abdicated and lived the rest of his life in exile.


  • The suggestion came because the Princess saw how sombre without any entertainment the atmosphere was at the 1985 cremation of Queen Rambhai Barni, wife of King Rama VII.

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