baronetage

[ bar-uh-nit-ij, -net- ]
/ ˈbær ə nɪt ɪdʒ, -ˌnɛt- /
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noun

baronets collectively.

Nearby words

  1. baron, michel,
  2. baron-cohen,
  3. baronage,
  4. baroness,
  5. baronet,
  6. baronetcy,
  7. baronetess,
  8. baronetize,
  9. barong,
  10. barong tagalog

Origin of baronetage

First recorded in 1710–20; baronet + -age

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British Dictionary definitions for baronetage

baronetage

/ (ˈbærənɪtɪdʒ) /

noun

the order of baronets; baronets collectively
the rank of a baronet; baronetcy
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