Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as chiefage.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete See chiefage.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A capitation tax; an equal tax or tribute per person.

Etymologies

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Old French chevage, from chief ("head") + -age.

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