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something that someone controls as if they were a king or queen
an area of activity considered as belonging to or controlled by a particular person or group
an area in which someone or something has power or influence
formal a place or activity that is considered to belong to a particular person or group
mainly literary an area or organization that someone controls completely
an employment concept in which people are paid for each specific, short-term task that they do and don't have conventional contracts of employment
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Free thesaurus definition of an area or organization that someone controls from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.