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rule (like that of a king or queen); or the time during which one ruled
  • The wide circumference of an elaborate ruff, beneath his grey beard, in the antiquated fashion of King James's reign, caused his head to look not a little like that of John the Baptist in a charger.
    Chapter 8 — The Elf-child and the Minister (2% in)
reign = time of rule
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