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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as stewardry.
  • noun In Scotland, a jurisdiction over a certain extent of territory, very similar to that of a regality; also, the territory over which this jurisdiction extends.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun rare An overseer or superintendent.
  • noun rare The office of a steward; stewardship.
  • noun In Scotland, the jurisdiction of a steward; also, the lands under such jurisdiction.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun An overseer or superintendent.
  • noun The role or office of a steward; stewardship.
  • noun Scotland The jurisdiction of a steward, or the lands under such jurisdiction.

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