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  • n. The position or period of rule of a chief.
  • n. The area or population ruled by a chief.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The rank, dignity, or office of a chieftain.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The rank, dignity, or office of a chieftain.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the position of chieftain

Etymologies

From chieftain +‎ -cy. (Wiktionary)

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