(Brit) a corps of soldiers specially trained in amphibious warfare RM
noun, Cards. 1. a meld of the king and queen of trumps, as in pinochle. Compare marriage (def 9).
noun, Nautical. 1. a mast situated immediately above, and generally formed as a single spar with, a topgallant mast.
- Royal mint
noun 1. a British organization having the sole right to manufacture coins since the 16th century. In 1968 it moved from London to Llantrisant in Wales
- Royal national theatre
noun 1. a theatre complex in London, on the S bank of the Thames (opened 1976). The prefix Royal was added in 1988. It houses the Royal National Theatre Company