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ˈʌn dərˌʃɛr ɪfun·der·sh·er·iff

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  1. undersheriffnoun

    In certain jurisdictions, a deputy sheriff; second in command to a sheriff.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Undersheriffnoun

    The deputy of the sheriff.

    Etymology: under and sheriff.

    Since ’tis my doom, love’s undershrieve,
    Why this reprieve?
    Why doth my she advowson fly? John Cleveland, Poems.

Wikipedia

  1. Undersheriff

    An undersheriff (or under-sheriff) is an office derived from ancient English custom that remains in, among other places, England and Wales and the United States, though performing different functions.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Undersheriffnoun

    a sheriff's deputy

Wikidata

  1. Undersheriff

    An undersheriff is an office derived from ancient English custom and remaining in, among other places, England and Wales and the United States, though performing different functions.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Undersheriff

    un′dėr-sher-if, n. a deputy sheriff.—n. Un′der-sher′iffry.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of undersheriff in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of undersheriff in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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