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Definition of coronet noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    coronet

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈkɒrənet//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌkɔːrəˈnet//
     
    , NAmE//ˌkɑːrəˈnet//
     
     
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  1. 1a small crown worn on formal occasions by princes, princesses, lords, etc.
  2. 2a round decoration for the head, especially one made of flowers
  3. Word Origin late Middle English: from Old French coronete ‘small crown or garland’, diminutive of corone, from Latin corona ‘wreath, chaplet’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: coronet