vizirial

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vizier (vɪˈzɪə)
 
n
a high official in certain Muslim countries, esp in the former Ottoman Empire. Viziers served in various capacities, such as that of provincial governor or chief minister to the sultan
 
[C16: from Turkish vezīr, from Arabic wazīr porter, from wazara to bear a burden]
 
vi'zierial
 
adj
 
vi'zirial
 
adj
 
vi'ziership
 
n

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