English version

viscount

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Government
viscountvis‧count /ˈvaɪkaʊnt/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 PGa British nobleman with a rank between that of an earl and a baron
Examples from the Corpus
viscountHe was created Baron Astor in 1916, and promoted viscount in 1917.
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