Definition of sheikhdom
: a region under the rule of a sheikh
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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Think of Dubai and often the first thing that comes to mind is its jagged, space-age skyline, with the world’s tallest building piercing the occasional cloud over the desert sheikhdom.
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First Known Use of sheikhdom
SHEIKHDOM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of sheikhdom for English Language Learners
: an area ruled by a sheikh
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