viscounty

[ vahy-koun-tee ]
/ ˈvaɪˌkaʊn ti /

noun, plural vis·count·ies.

History/Historical. the jurisdiction of a viscount or the territory under his authority.

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Origin of viscounty

First recorded in 1580–90; viscount + -y3
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