Definition of satrapy in English:

satrapy

Line breaks: sat|rapy
Pronunciation: /ˈsatrəpi
 
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noun (plural satrapies)

  • A province governed by a satrap.
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    • The capital was Ajmer and Delhi was a provincial satrapy.
    • The state and its provincial pygmy satrapies are intruding into every area of life.
    • The show presents its monumental architecture, its military might, the way it controlled and administered its dominions through provincial satrapies and the network of roads that traversed its vast distances.

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