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barony

noun

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a region of activity, knowledge, or influence
  • no longer is the city's social and cultural life the barony of a few old-line families

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The first known use of barony was in the 13th century

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“Barony.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/barony. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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