from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Annual crops produced by cultivation. Emblements are treated as personal property.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The growing crop, or profits of a crop which has been sown or planted; -- used especially in the plural. The produce of grass, trees, and the like, is not emblement.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. plural In law, those annual agricultural products which demand culture, as distinguished from those which grow spontaneously; crops which require annual planting, or, like hops, annual training and culture.
- n. The right to such crops.
Count Eudo reckoned himself stout enough, and reckoned Eustace was so; but the beauty of Jehane, that stately maid who might uphold a cornice, that still wonder of ivory and gold, was an emblement which he, the tenant, meant to profit by; and so for an hour (two years by the clock) he saw his profit fair.