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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Captaincy  \Cap"tain*cy\,  n.;  pl  {Captaincies}. 
  The  rank,  post  or  commission  of  a  captain.  --Washington. 
 
  {Captaincy  general},  the  office,  power,  territory,  or 
  jurisdiction  of  a  captain  general;  as  the  captaincy 
  general  of  La  Habana  (Cuba  and  its  islands). 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  captaincy 
  n  :  the  post  of  captain  [syn:  {captainship}] 




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