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officialdom

of·fi·cial·dom

officialdom

 
pronunciation:
fI shl dm
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: officials or authorities collectively.
definition 2: their positions or domain.
Word Parts
The word officialdom contains the following part:
-dom Old English noun-forming suffix that means domain of; state of being
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The suffix -dom attaches to primarily Old English adjectives and nouns.