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purview

noun

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an area of influence, knowledge, or understanding
  • He readily admitted that the topic was outside of his purview, and anything he said about it would be mere uninformed speculation.
  • As she rose within the company, her purview extended to many new departments.

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The first known use of purview was in the 15th century

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“Purview.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/purview. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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