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satrapy

[sey-truh-pee, sa-] /ˈseɪ trə pi, ˈsæ-/
noun, plural satrapies.
1.
the province or jurisdiction of a satrap.
Origin
1595-1605
1595-1605; < Latin satrapia < Greek satrapeía, equivalent to satrape-, stem of satrápēs satrap + -ia -y3
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satrapy

/ˈsætrəpɪ/
noun (pl) -trapies
1.
the province, office, or period of rule of a satrap
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