bailliage

noun
bail·liage | \bäˈyäzh\
plural -s

Definition of bailliage 

: a bailli's bailiwick

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First Known Use of bailliage

1513, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bailliage

Middle English, from Middle French, from baillir to administer (from bail jurisdiction) + -age

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