Definitions

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  • n. The land of one's birth.
  • n. One's inheritance; birthright.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The land of one's birth; one's inheritance.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Privilege of birth; that which belongs to one by birth; birthright.

Etymologies

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From birth +‎ -dom.

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