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  • n. A court of record held once a year, in a particular hundred, lordship, or manor, before the steward of the leet.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A court of record held once a year, in a particular hundred, lordship, or manor, before the steward of the leet.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An English court of record held in a particular hundred, lordship, or manor. before the steward of the leet, for petty offenses, indictments to higher courts, and some administrative functions. It has now fallen into general disuse.

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