[bar-uh-nit-see, -net]
noun, plural baronetcies.
the rank or dignity of a baronet.

1805–15; baronet + -cy Unabridged
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baronetcy (ˈbærənɪtsɪ, -ˌnɛt-)
n , pl -cies
the rank, position, or patent of a baronet

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His victorious campaign here was rewarded with a baronetcy.
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