The Royal Society of London for the Advancement of Science, a society through which the British government has supported scientific investigation since 1662: awards four annual medals.
an association founded in England by Charles II in 1660 to promote research in the sciences
- Royal stag
noun 1. See royal (sense 8)
- Royal standard
noun 1. a flag bearing the arms of the British sovereign, flown only when she (or he) is present
noun 1. court tennis. royal tennis noun 1. another name for real tennis
noun, plural royalties. 1. royal persons collectively. 2. royal status, dignity, or power; sovereignty: to be elevated to royalty. 3. a person of royal lineage; member of a royal family. 4. royalties, Archaic. prerogatives, rights, or symbolic emblems of a king, queen, or other sovereign. 5. a royal domain; kingdom; realm. 6. character or quality […]