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bailiwick


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bailiwick  \Bail"i*wick\,  n.  [Bailie,  bailiff  +  wick  a  village.] 
  (Law) 
  The  precincts  within  which  a  bailiff  has  jurisdiction;  the 
  limits  of  a  bailiff's  authority. 




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