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- adj. allodial
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- Vars. of odal, etc.; property held by udal, or allodial, right -- Obs. exc. in Shetland and the Orkney Islands, where udal designates a freehold, land held in fee simple without any charter and free of any feudal character.
- adj. Allodial; -- a term used in Finland, Shetland, and Orkney. See allodial.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Noting that right in land which prevailed in northern Europe before the introduction of the feudal system.
- n. An allodium; a freehold.
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