the national astronomical observatory of Great Britain, housed in a castle in E Sussex; formerly located at Greenwich.
noun 1. a title used prior to 1917 and designating a brother, sister, child, grandchild, aunt, or uncle belonging to the male line of the royal family. a title used since 1917 and designating a child or grandchild of the sovereign. any person given this title by the Crown. 2. (in other countries) a person […]
- Royal icing
noun 1. (Brit) a hard white icing made from egg whites and icing sugar, used for coating and decorating cakes, esp fruit cakes
- Royal institution
noun 1. a British society founded in 1799 for the dissemination of scientific knowledge
noun 1. a viscous substance secreted from the pharyngeal glands of worker honeybees, fed to all larvae during their first few days and afterward only to those larvae selected to be queens. noun 1. a substance secreted by the pharyngeal glands of worker bees and fed to all larvae when very young and to larvae […]