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viceroyalty

[vahys-roi-uh l-tee, vahys-roi-] /vaɪsˈrɔɪ əl ti, ˈvaɪsˌrɔɪ-/
noun, plural viceroyalties.
1.
the dignity, office, or period of office of a viceroy.
2.
a country or province ruled by a viceroy.
Origin of viceroyalty
1695-1705
1695-1705; vice- + royalty, modeled on French vice-royauté
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viceroyalty

/ˌvaɪsˈrɔɪəltɪ/
noun (pl) -ties
1.
the office, authority, or dignity of a viceroy
2.
the domain governed by a viceroy
3.
the term of office of a viceroy
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