Some of these branches even now own large estates in that collectorate.
I was punctual to the minute, and sure enough the tout came with one of the collectorate clerks.
In the collectorate of Bellary dolmens and other monuments to the number of 2129 have been recorded.
late 14c., "gatherer of taxes, etc.," from Anglo-French collectour "collector" (of money or taxes; Old French collector, Modern French collecteur), from Late Latin collector, agent noun from colligere (see collect). Fem. form collectress is attested from 1825.