lieutenancy definition

  • noun:
    • the part, duty or place to be a lieutenant
    • The office, position, or fee, of a lieutenant.
    • The body of lieutenants or subordinates.
    • any office, expert, or incumbency of a lieutenant.
    • The jurisdiction of a lieutenant; a district or territory over which a lieutenant exercises expert.
    • Lieutenants collectively.
    • In archery, a rank or prize at a shooting-match: often granted toward archer which helps make the 2nd biggest amount of hits without regard to score, or just who very first strikes the next or next to the innermost group associated with the target.
    • the career of a lieutenant

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