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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The practice of seeking after, and hanging on, noblemen, or persons of quality, especially in English universities.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The practice of seeking after, and hanging on, noblemen, or persons of quality, especially in English universities.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The practice of a tuft-hunter.

Etymologies

tuft +‎ hunting (Wiktionary)

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