Order of the Bath

Order of the Bath
Order of the Bath, the
a group of British people who have been given a special title of honour for their achievements. Members of the Order of the Bath have the title 'Sir' (for a man) or 'Dame' (for a woman), and it is regarded as a very special honour.

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