from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A form of land taxation that replaced Danegeld in twelfth-century England
  • n. The act of ploughing.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A tax on every plow or plowland.
  • n. The act of plowing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of plowing.
  • n. A former tax on land or landholders, fixed at a specified sum on each carucate, or about 100 acres of land. It succeeded the Danegeld (which see).
  • n. Also formerly caruage.


Late Latin carrucagium. (Wiktionary)



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