Lancastrian [laŋ kas′trē ən]
1. of the English royal house of Lancaster
2. of Lancaster or Lancashire or its people
1. a member or follower of the house of Lancaster, esp. in the Wars of the Roses
2. a person born or living in Lancaster or Lancashire

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