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  1. bailiwick

    • IPA[ˈbeɪlɪwɪk]

    英式

    • n.
      one's sphere of operations or area of interest;the district or jurisdiction of a bailie or bailiff
    • noun: bailiwick, plural noun: bailiwicks

    • 釋義

    名詞

    • 1. one's sphere of operations or area of interest after the war, the Middle East remained his bailiwick
    • 2. the district or jurisdiction of a bailie or bailiff the warden had the right to arrest all poachers found within his bailiwick
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    • IPA[ˈbāləˌwik]

    美式

    • n.
      one's sphere of operations or particular area of interest: you never give the presentations—that's my bailiwick

    Oxford American Dictionary