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nomarchy

[nom-ahr-kee] /ˈnɒm ɑr ki/
noun, plural nomarchies.
1.
one of the provinces into which modern Greece is divided.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; < Greek nomarchía rule of a province. See nomarch, -y3
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nomarchy

/ˈnɒmɑːkɪ; -əkɪ/
noun (pl) -chies
1.
any of the provinces of modern Greece; nome
Word Origin
C19: from Greek; see nome, -archy
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