Earldom - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈərldəm|  American pronunciation of the word earldom
Brit.  |ˈəːldəm|  British pronunciation of the word earldom

noun

- the dignity or rank or position of an earl or countess
- the domain controlled by an earl or count or countess

Examples

As the heir to an earldom, Stephen was obliged to pay a courtesy call on the British ambassador ...

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