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caliphate

or cal路if路ate, kal路i路fate, khal路i路fate

[ kal-uh-feyt, -fit, key-luh- ]
/ 藞k忙l 蓹藢fe瑟t, -f瑟t, 藞ke瑟 l蓹- /
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noun
the rank, jurisdiction, or government of a caliph.
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Origin of caliphate

First recorded in 1725鈥35; caliph + -ate3
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British Dictionary definitions for caliphate

caliphate

califate or kalifate

/ (藞ke瑟l瑟藢fe瑟t, -f瑟t, 藞k忙l-) /

noun
the office, jurisdiction, or reign of a caliph
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