Definitions for fiefdomˈfif dəm
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the domain controlled by a feudal lord
an organization that is controlled by a dominant person or group
The estate controlled by a feudal lord; a fief.
The duke's fiefdom had been greatly expanded as a reward for his dutiful military service on behalf of the king.
Any organization in the control of a dominant individual. Primarily used with a critical or pejorative connotation.
Most of our company's computers are standardized, but the IT director allows the employees in his own little fiefdom to specify their own machines.
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Under Kim Jong Il, these guys would get their fiefdom then the leader gets to regulate it when he needs to, it's not unlike the mafia, or the Sopranos, where Tony has to make a ruling.
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