obsolete form of colonel.
[kawr-uh-ner, kor-] /ˈkɔr ə nər, ˈkɒr-/ noun 1. an officer, as of a county or municipality, whose chief function is to investigate by inquest, as before a jury, any death not clearly resulting from natural causes. /ˈkɒrənə/ noun 1. a public official responsible for the investigation of violent, sudden, or suspicious deaths and inquiries into […]
[kawr-uh-nit, -net, kor-, kawr-uh-net, kor-] /ˈkɔr ə nɪt, -ˌnɛt, ˈkɒr-, ˌkɔr əˈnɛt, ˌkɒr-/ noun 1. a small crown. 2. a crown worn by nobles or peers. 3. a crownlike ornament for the head, as of gold or jewels. 4. an ornament, more or less pedimental in form, situated over a door or window. 5. the […]
[kawr-uh-ni-tid, -net-id, kor-, kawr-uh-net-id, kor-] /ˈkɔr ə nɪ tɪd, -ˌnɛt ɪd, ˈkɒr-, ˌkɔr əˈnɛt ɪd, ˌkɒr-/ adjective 1. wearing or entitled to wear a . 2. of noble birth. /ˌkɒrəˈnɛtɪd/ adjective 1. wearing a coronet 2. belonging to the peerage
adjective pertaining to a coroner or coroner’s office Examples The adequacy of coronial inquests will be reviewed.