Definitions for civil list

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  1. Civil List(noun)

    a sum of money voted by British Parliament each year for the expenses of the British royal family

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  1. Civil list

    A civil list is a list of individuals to whom money is paid by the government.

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  1. Civil List

    the yearly sum granted by the Parliament of England at the commencement of each reign for the support of the royal household, and to maintain the dignity of the Crown: it amounts now to £385,000.


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