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tsardom

[zahr-duh m, tsahr-] /ˈzɑr dəm, ˈtsɑr-/
noun
1.

czardom

or tsardom, tzardom

[zahr-duh m, tsahr-] /ˈzɑr dəm, ˈtsɑr-/
noun
1.
the domain of a czar.
2.
the power, authority, or position of a czar.
Origin of czardom
1835-1845
1835-45; czar + -dom
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  • One of the urgent wants of the tsardom are railways, which the late Count Witte was so eager to construct.

    England and Germany Emile Joseph Dillon
  • In short, they were a compact little State within the tsardom.

    England and Germany Emile Joseph Dillon
  • All this was changed when the independent principalities were transformed into the tsardom of Muscovy.

    Russia Donald Mackenzie Wallace
  • That in brief is the history of one type of German colonization in the tsardom.

    England and Germany Emile Joseph Dillon
  • A profound disgust for tsardom was creeping through these armies of betrayed and wasted men.

  • Even the half-armed were always too much for the might of Russia, or, rather, of the tsardom.

  • It is of recent date and consists of German elements already resident in the tsardom.

    England and Germany Emile Joseph Dillon
  • It is quite possible that expiring tsardom had a finger in the pie.

    The Mummy and Miss Nitocris George Griffith
  • And other elements are in the colony, the splashed quivers of the simmering waters of tsardom.

    Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist Alexander Berkman
  • He proposed to do so by promoting a wholesale immigration into his tsardom of master-workmen and skilled artificers.

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