a British colony in which the crown has the entire control of legislation and administration, as distinguished from one having a constitution and representative government.
a British colony whose administration and legislature is controlled by the Crown
noun, Canadian. 1. a commercial company owned by the government and controlled and partially operated by civil servants. noun 1. (in Canada) a corporation owned by the federal or a provincial government
- Crown court
noun 1. (English law) a court of criminal jurisdiction holding sessions in towns throughout England and Wales at which circuit judges hear and determine cases
noun 1. a hollow, thin-walled cylinder having teeth formed radially on the end and used for cutting round holes out of thin, flat stock.
noun 1. a garden plant, Chrysanthemum coronarium, of the composite family, native to southern Europe, having numerous yellowish-white flower heads.