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queen

Sociology
A commonly used but derogatory term for a male homosexual, especially one who is flamboyantly effeminate.

Vox populi
A female monarch.

queen

a mature, entire female cat used for breeding.
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The Queen Mother died at Royal Lodge, Windsor on Saturday, March 30, 2002, aged 101.
Mr Rose believes it is unlikely that the Queen Mother would have said anything controversial about Diana.
After approval from Her Majesty the Queen, I can announce that the Treasury will allocate the proceeds from a new coin celebrating the Queen's 80th birthday to a memorial to the Queen Mother to be situated on The Mall.
The pretty castle by the sea in Canisbay, six miles west of John O'Groats, was a favourite holiday spot of the Queen Mother since she bought the property in 1952.
Originally issued in 1990 to celebrate her 90th birthday, the four stamps are now framed in black and carry the inscription "HM Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother 1900-2002".
Racecourse officials are certainly keen that the Queen Mother should be acknowledged in a way which reflects public opinion.
All have signified that the Queen Mother meant many things to many people.
The Queen Mother was noble in every sense of the word -- serving her family, her nation and the free world from the dark days of World War II through the dawn of a new millennium.
PTHE Queen Mother sportingly agreed to this unusual line-up with the film crew that made Royal Champion - a documentary I produced for ITV in 1987 on Her Majesty's keen interest in National Hunt horse-racing.
IN the last year of her life the Queen Mother spent pounds 4million - more than pounds 1million above her income.
Yet the Queen Mother always approved of Diana for her favourite grandson.
In the letter - addressed to the Sunday People and Labour MP Helen Brinton, head of the Commons Queen Mother Working Group - he said: "The Queen Mother was touched to receive this volume containing so many signatures.