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Definition 1: the English royal house that reigned from 1399 to 1461; its emblem was a red rose - [noun denoting group]

Synonyms for lancaster in the sense of this definition

(lancaster is a kind of ...) a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family

(lancaster is a kind of ...) royal persons collectively

"the wedding was attended by royalty"

(lancaster is a member of ...) a member (or supporter) of the house of Lancaster

(lancaster is a member of ...) the first Lancastrian king of England from 1399 to 1413; deposed Richard II and suppressed rebellions (1367-1413)

(lancaster is a member of ...) son of Henry IV and King of England from 1413 to 1422; reopened the Hundred Years' War and defeated the French at Agincourt (1387-1422)

(lancaster is a member of ...) son of Henry V who as an infant succeeded his father and was King of England from 1422 to 1461; he was taken prisoner in 1460 and Edward IV was proclaimed king; he was rescued and regained the throne in 1470 but was recaptured and murdered in the Tower of London (1421-1471)

Definition 2: a city in northwestern England - [noun denoting location]

(lancaster is an instance of ...) a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts

"Ancient Troy was a great city"

(... is part of lancaster) a division of the United Kingdom

(lancaster is a member of ...) a resident of Lancaster

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