magistrature

noun
mag·​is·​tra·​ture | \ ˈma-jə-ˌstrā-chər How to pronounce magistrature (audio) , -strə-ˌchu̇r \

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1672, in the meaning defined above

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“Magistrature.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/magistrature. Accessed 12 Jul. 2020.

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