Feodality \Feo*dal"i*ty\, n. Feudal tenure; the feudal system. See {Feudality}. --Burke. [1913 Webster]

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  • feodality — feo·dal·i·ty …   English syllables

  • feodality — /fyuwdaeladiy/ Fidelity or fealty. See fealty …   Black's law dictionary

  • feodality — Same as fealty …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • feodality — noun see feod …   Useful english dictionary

  • Authority — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Authority >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 authority authority Sgm: N 1 influence influence patronage power preponderance credit prestige prerogative jurisdiction Sgm: N 1 right right …   English dictionary for students

  • feudality — /fyooh dal i tee/, n., pl. feudalities. 1. the state or quality of being feudal. 2. the principles and practices of feudalism. 3. a fief or fee. [1695 1705; FEUDAL + ITY; r. feodality < F féodalité] * * * …   Universalium

  • Possession — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Possession >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 possession possession seizin seisin Sgm: N 1 ownership ownership &c. 780 Sgm: N 1 occupancy occupancy Sgm: N 1 hold hold holding Sgm …   English dictionary for students

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