bailiwick definition

  • noun:
    • someone's specific market, ability, or expert. See Synonyms at industry.
    • The office or district of a bailiff.
    • the district within which a bailie or bailiff has jurisdiction.
    • your concern or world of operations, their part of ability or expert.
    • The precincts within which a bailiff has jurisdiction; the limitations of a bailiff's authority.
    • The county within which a sheriff workouts his company; the precincts in which a bailiff has actually jurisdiction; the limitations of a bailiff's expert, as (in England) a hundred, a liberty, or a forest over which a bailiff is appointed.
    • the region over which a bailiff has actually jurisdiction
    • a branch of knowledge

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