Definitions

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  • n. The base or servile tenure by which a bordar held his cottage.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The base or servile tenure by which a bordar held his cottage.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The planking on a ship's side.
  • n. Under the Norman kings of England, the tenure by which a bordar held his cot; the services due by a bordar to his lord.

Etymologies

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Latin bordagium.

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