Constablewick
Constablewick Con"sta*ble*wick`, n. [Constable + wick a village] The district to which a constable's power is limited. [Obs.] --Sir M. Hale. [1913 Webster]

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  • constablewick — con·sta·ble·wick …   English syllables

  • constablewick — /kanstabslwik/ In English law, the territorial jurisdiction of a constable; as bailiwick is of a bailiff or sheriff …   Black's law dictionary

  • constablewick — /kanstabslwik/ In English law, the territorial jurisdiction of a constable; as bailiwick is of a bailiff or sheriff …   Black's law dictionary

  • constablewick — The jurisdiction of a constable …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • constablewick — ˌwik noun ( s) Etymology: constable + wick (village) : the jurisdiction or district of a constable …   Useful english dictionary

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