A person’s specific area of knowledge, authority, interest, skill, or work.

His resume listed “cunilingus” as one of his bailiwicks. I hired him on the spot.

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Modern Language Association (MLA Style)

“Bailiwick.” The Effin’ Word, The Effin’ Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/bailiwick. Accessed 28 Sept. 2022.

The Effin’ Word, s.v. “bailiwick”, accessed September 28, 2022, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/bailiwick.

The Effin’ Word. (n.d.). Bailiwick. In The Effin’ Word. Retrieved September 28, 2022, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/bailiwick

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