viscountcy
noun see viscount

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Viscountcy — may refer to:* The office or title of a Viscount * Viscountcy of Béarn (France) …   Wikipedia

  • Viscountcy — Vis count cy, n. The dignity or jurisdiction of a viscount. Sir B. Burke. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • viscountcy — [vī′kount΄ship΄vī′kount΄sē] n. pl. viscountcies the title, rank, or station of a VISCOUNT (sense 2): also viscountship [vī′kount΄ship΄] …   English World dictionary

  • viscountcy — /vuy kownt see/, n. the rank or station of a viscount. Also, viscountship. [1865 70; VISCOUNT + CY] * * * …   Universalium

  • viscountcy — vis|count|cy [ vaı,kauntsi ] noun count the rank or title of a viscount …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • viscountcy — noun (C) the rank or title of a viscount …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • viscountcy — vis·count·cy …   English syllables

  • viscountcy — /ˈvaɪkaʊntsi/ (say vuykowntsee) noun (plural viscountcies) the rank or dignity of a viscount. Also, viscountship …   Australian English dictionary

  • viscountcy — noun 1. the dignity or rank or position of a viscount or viscountess • Syn: ↑viscounty • Hypernyms: ↑rank 2. the title of a viscount • Hypernyms: ↑title …   Useful english dictionary

  • Viscountcy of Béarn — The viscountcy of Béarn (Gascon: Bearn or Biarn ) is a former province of France, located in the Pyrenees mountains and in the plain at their feet, in southwest France. Along with the three Basque provinces of Soule, Lower Navarre, and Labourd,… …   Wikipedia

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