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n. pl. bar·o·nies
1. The domain of a baron.
2. The rank or dignity of a baron.
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n, pl -nies
a. the domain of a baron
b. (in Ireland) a division of a county
c. (in Scotland) a large estate or manor
2. (Heraldry) the rank or dignity of a baron
3. a sphere of influence dominated by an industrial magnate or other powerful individual
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bar•o•ny(ˈbær ə ni)
n., pl. -nies.
1. the domain of a baron.
[1250–1300; Middle English < Anglo-French, Old French]
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|Noun||1.||barony - the estate of a baron|
|2.||barony - the rank or dignity or position of a baronet or baroness|
rank - relative status; "his salary was determined by his rank and seniority"
|3.||barony - the domain of a baron|
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barony[ˈbærənɪ] N → baronía f
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barony[ˈbærəni] n → baronnie f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Baronie f
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