Definition of viscounty in English:

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viscounty

Pronunciation: /ˈvʌɪkaʊnti/

noun (plural viscounties)

The land under the authority of a particular viscount.
Example sentences
  • The remainder was shared out among the viscounties of Limoges, Comborn, Turenne and Ventadour.
  • In the Middle Ages, Saint-Cirq Lapopie was the main town of one of the four viscounties that made up Quercy.
  • My duty is to the people of my viscounty, to guide them in peace and defend them in war.

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