noun, plural vice·roy·al·ties.
Examples from the Web for viceroyalty
The Times, referring to the debate on the Irish Church, remarked that the viceroyalty was more and more 'a mere ornament.'The Land-War In Ireland (1870)|James Godkin
On May 22, 1810, a great meeting was held at which it was resolved that the authority of the Viceroyalty had expired.South America|W. H. Koebel
He accumulated great wealth during his Viceroyalty and built himself the fine palace which stands close to the convent.Cathedral Cities of Spain|William Wiehe Collins
The Viceroyalty of Buenos Aires was divided into several provinces and "intendencias," which later on became provinces.Ponce de Leon|William Pilling
Powis was therefore suggested as the man best qualified for the viceroyalty.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay