Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A tribute by the head; a poll-tax.

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

  • noun obsolete A tribute by the head; a capitation tax.

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  • noun obsolete A tribute by the head; a poll tax.

Etymologies

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Old French chevage, from chief head. See chief.

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