sultanate

[suhl-tn-eyt]
noun
1.
the office or rule of a sultan.
2.
the territory ruled over by a sultan.

Origin:
1815–25; sultan + -ate3

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sultanate (ˈsʌltəˌneɪt)
 
n
1.  the territory or a country ruled by a sultan
2.  the office, rank, or jurisdiction of a sultan

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Eventually the sultanate was victorious but lost territories to spain.
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