stewartry

noun
stew·​art·​ry | \ ˈst(y)üərtri \
variants: or less commonly stewardry \ -​rdri \
plural -es

Definition of stewartry

1 : a former administrative district in Scotland under the jurisdiction of a steward
2 chiefly Scottish : the office of a steward

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History and Etymology for stewartry

Middle English (Scots), from steward entry 1 + -ry

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“Stewartry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stewartry. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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