chieftainry

noun
chief·​tain·​ry | \ -nrē \
plural -es

Definition of chieftainry

1 : the office or territory of a chieftain
2 : a collective body of chieftains

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“Chieftainry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chieftainry. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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