(in Britain) a body set up by the monarch on the recommendation of the prime minister to gather information about the operation of existing laws or to investigate any social, educational, or other matter. The commission has prescribed terms of reference and reports to the government on how any change might be achieved
- Royal duke
noun 1. a duke who is also a royal prince, being a member of the royal family
noun 1. custard cut into shapes and used as a garnish in soups.
- Royal engineers
plural noun 1. a branch of the British army that undertakes the building of fortifications, mines, bridges, and other engineering works RE
noun 1. the immediate family of a reigning monarch.