The lord chamberlain of England

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • The lord chamberlain of England an officer of the crown, who waits upon the sovereign on the day of coronation, and provides requisites for the palace of Westminster, and for the House of Lords during the session of Parliament. Under him are the gentleman of the black rod and other officers. His office is distinct from that of the lord chamberlain of the Household, whose functions relate to the royal housekeeping.
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Usage

In literature:

A fortnight later, of a Sunday morning, the Lord Chamberlain of England was disturbed out of his usual equanimity.
"Michel and Angele [A Ladder of Swords], Complete" by Gilbert Parker
A fortnight later, of a Sunday morning, the Lord Chamberlain of England was disturbed out of his usual equanimity.
"A Ladder of Swords" by Gilbert Parker
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