Sergeancies
Sergeancy Ser"gean*cy, n.; pl. {Sergeancies}. [Cf. {Sergeanty}.] The office of a sergeant; sergeantship. [Written also {serjeancy}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • sergeancies — n. position of sergeant, rank of sergeant …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Sergeancy — Ser gean*cy, n.; pl. {Sergeancies}. [Cf. {Sergeanty}.] The office of a sergeant; sergeantship. [Written also {serjeancy}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • serjeancy — Sergeancy Ser gean*cy, n.; pl. {Sergeancies}. [Cf. {Sergeanty}.] The office of a sergeant; sergeantship. [Written also {serjeancy}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sergeancy — [sär′jən sē] n. pl. sergeancies the position or rank of a sergeant: also sergeantship * * * See sergeant. * * * …   Universalium

  • sergeant — [ sα:dʒ(ə)nt] noun 1》 a rank of non commissioned officer in the army or air force, above corporal and below staff sergeant. 2》 Brit. a police officer ranking below an inspector. 3》 US a police officer ranking below a lieutenant. Derivatives… …   English new terms dictionary

  • sergeancy — [sär′jən sē] n. pl. sergeancies the position or rank of a sergeant: also sergeantship …   English World dictionary

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