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sheikdom

[sheek-duh m, sheyk-] /ˈʃik dəm, ˈʃeɪk-/
noun
1.
the land or territory under the control of a sheik.
Also, sheikhdom.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; sheik + -dom
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  • Property prices in newer parts of the sheikdom have collapsed by nearly half over the past year.
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sheikhdom

/ˈʃeɪkdəm/
noun
1.
the territory ruled by a sheikh
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