a style of handwriting formerly used in the English law courts.
a style of handwriting formerly used in English law courts
noun, plural counts palatine. 1. (formerly, in Germany) a count having jurisdiction in his fief or province. 2. Also called earl palatine. English History. an earl or other county proprietor who exercised royal prerogatives within his county. noun (history) (pl) counts palatine 1. (in the Holy Roman Empire) 2. (in England and Ireland) an earl […]
[mon-tee kris-toh] /ˈmɒn ti ˈkrɪs toʊ/ noun, French Le Comte de Monte-Cristo 1. a novel (1844–45) by Alexandre Dumas père.
[kount-lis] /ˈkaʊnt lɪs/ adjective 1. too numerous to ; innumerable: the countless stars. /ˈkaʊntlɪs/ adjective 1. innumerable; myriad adj. “numberless, uncountable,” 1580s, from count (v.) + -less.
noun, Grammar. 1. a noun, as apple, table, or birthday, that typically refers to a countable thing and that in English can be used in both the singular and the plural and can be preceded by the indefinite article a or an and by numerals. noun 1. (linguistics, logic) a noun that can be qualified […]