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- n. A tribute by the head; a poll tax.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A tribute by the head; a capitation tax.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A tribute by the head; a poll-tax.
Old French chevage, from chief head. See chief. (Wiktionary)
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