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Word-of-the-day: bailiwick

December 13, 2007

bailiwick (BAY-li-wik) — a person’s area of skill, knowledge, authority, or work.

Example Usage: to confine suggestions to one’s own bailiwick.

Synonyms domain, department, sphere, territory, turf.

Source: http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/bailiwick