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As he traveled and collected he constantly sent back seed samples, hundreds of thousands of them in total, to the institutes and field stations under his bailiwick.
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In 1429 the English occupied the bailiwick of Chaumont and garrisoned several fortresses in Bassigny.
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Its tolerble late, if you happen to know it, and youre a little out of your own bailiwick, arent you?
WHEAT AND HUCKLEBERRIESCHARLOTTE MARION (WHITE) VAILE
Now these two bailiffs kept their bailiwick in peace many years, until they were said to be remiss in keeping the King's justice.
THE CHRONICLE OF JOCELIN OF BRAKELOND: A PICTURE OF MONASTIC LIFE IN THE DAYS OF ABBOT SAMSONJOCELIN DE BRAKELOND
This guy, Lester, makes out a bond before we're within two days' drive of his bailiwick.
SQUARE DEAL SANDERSONCHARLES ALDEN SELTZER
All relations between the two women had been severed irrevocably, each keeping to her own respective bailiwick.
THE SONG OF THE WOLFFRANK MAYER
Announce it; the next day you'll have so many foreign spies in your bailiwick that you'll have to hire a stadium to hold them.
THE FOURTH RGEORGE OLIVER SMITH
Miss Thomas, a relative newcomer to our bailiwick, seemed baffled by the warmth of our greeting.
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And if in one place in his bailiwick I haven't fried that codfish Granger to a crisp, it's not because I haven't been industrious.
MIXED FACESROY NORTON
They are teaching their people rebellion against kings, and they may pay the penalty by being driven out of their own bailiwick.
THE ROCK OF THE LIONMOLLY ELLIOT SEAWELL
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