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Overview of noun imperial

The noun imperial has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. imperial, imperial beard

(a small tufted beard worn by Emperor Napoleon III)

2. imperial

(a piece of luggage carried on top of a coach)

Overview of adj imperial

The adj imperial has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) imperial

(relating to or associated with an empire; "imperial colony"; "the imperial gallon was standardized legally throughout the British Empire")

2. imperial

(of or belonging to the British Imperial System of weights and measures)

3. imperial

(befitting or belonging to an emperor or empress; "imperial palace")

4. imperial, majestic, purple, regal, royal

(belonging to or befitting a supreme ruler; "golden age of imperial splendor"; "purple tyrant"; "regal attire"; "treated with royal acclaim"; "the royal carriage of a stag's head") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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