Baronetcy
Baronetcy \Bar"on*et*cy\, n. The rank or patent of a baronet. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • baronetcy — [bar′ən ət΄sē, bar′ən itsē, berən ət΄sē, ber′ən itsē] n. pl. baronetcies the title, rank, or status of a baronet …   English World dictionary

  • baronetcy — UK [ˈbærənətsɪ] / US [ˈberənətsɪ] noun [countable] Word forms baronetcy : singular baronetcy plural baronetcies the rank of a baronet …   English dictionary

  • baronetcy — baronet ► NOUN ▪ a member of the lowest hereditary titled British order. DERIVATIVES baronetcy noun …   English terms dictionary

  • baronetcy — noun Date: 1795 the rank of a baronet …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • baronetcy — /bar euh nit see, net /, n., pl. baronetcies. the rank or dignity of a baronet. [1805 15; BARONET + CY] * * * …   Universalium

  • baronetcy — noun the rank of a baronet …   Wiktionary

  • baronetcy — bar|on|et|cy [ˈbærənıtsi] n plural baronetcies the rank of a baronet …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • baronetcy — bar|on|et|cy [ berənətsi ] noun count the rank of a baronet …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • baronetcy — bar·on·et·cy || bærÉ™nɪtsɪ n. rank of baronet (title of nobility) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • baronetcy — noun (C) the rank of a baronet …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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