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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 bai·li·wick /ˈbelɪˌwɪk/
 執行官之職,範圍

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bail·i·wick n.  Law The precincts within which a bailiff has jurisdiction; the limits of a bailiff's authority.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 bailiwick
      n 1: the area over which a bailiff has jurisdiction
      2: a branch of knowledge; "in what discipline is his
         doctorate?"; "teachers should be well trained in their
         subject"; "anthropology is the study of human beings"
         [syn: discipline, subject, subject area, subject
         field, field, field of study, study, branch of
         knowledge]