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Main Entry: mon·arch
Pronunciation: primarystressmän-schwark, -secondarystressärk
Function: noun
1 : a person who reigns over a kingdom or empire: as a : a ruler who has total power <absolute monarch> b : someone who acts primarily as chief of state and who has only limited powers <constitutional monarch>
2 : someone or something like a monarch <the oak is the monarch of the forest>
3 : MONARCH BUTTERFLY
- mo·nar·chal /mschwa-primarystressnär-kschwal, mä-/ or mo·nar·chi·al /-kemacron-schwal/ adjective

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