comandancia

noun
co·​man·​dan·​cia | \ ˌkämənˈdanch(ē)ə; kōmȧnˈdȧnthyȧ or -dȧnsyȧ \
plural -s

Definition of comandancia

: a province or district under military control also : the headquarters of the commander of such a district

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History and Etymology for comandancia

Spanish, from comandante

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“Comandancia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/comandancia. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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