viscounty

viscounty

[vahy-koun-tee]
noun, plural viscounties.
2.
History/Historical. the jurisdiction of a viscount or the territory under his authority.

Origin:
1580–90; viscount + -y3

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viscountcy or viscounty (ˈvaɪkaʊntsɪ)
 
n
the rank or position of a viscount
 
viscounty or viscounty
 
n

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