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realm

noun

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1 a region of activity, knowledge, or influence
  • medieval history is really Professor Clinton's realm, so I'll let her answer your question

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2 an area over which activity, capacity, or influence extends
  • a medical breakthrough that is within the realm of possibility

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

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“Realm.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/realm. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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