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bailiwick

Law the area over which a bailiff has jurisdiction
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Understanding the key issues of the Bailiwick of Jersey, the Bailiwick of Guernsey and the Isle of Man is a crucial part of our work.
Marcos sustained his hairline lead even though votes came in from Robredo's bailiwicks such as Camarines Sur and other Visayas provinces.
ABS-CBN Corporation claimed the ratings lead nationwide for January while rival GMA Network continues to hold on to its bailiwicks in Urban Luzon and Mega Manila.
All provincial police chiefs had been directed to provide security for the containers in their respective bailiwicks, he said, adding that Rangers would do the job in Sindh and police and Frontier Constabulary would escort the trucks in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.