duchy

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duchy

noun \ˈdə-chē\

: an area of land that is controlled by a duke or duchess

plural duch·ies

Full Definition of DUCHY

1
:  the territory of a duke or duchess :  dukedom
2
:  special domain

Origin of DUCHY

Middle English duche, from Anglo-French duché, from duc
First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with DUCHY

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