from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- A mode of tenure by the payment of a small duty in white rent (silver) or otherwise.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A Scotch tenure by which the tenant is bound to pay only a nominal or trifling yearly duty to his superior, as an acknowledgment of his right, and only if demanded. Also written blench-holding.
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