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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. In Anglo-Saxon law, a tax for the king's sustentation as he went through his realm.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In Anglo- Saxon law, a tax for the king's sustentation as he went through his realm.

Etymologies

From Old English feormfultum ("food-assistance"), from feorm ("provision") (see farm) + fultum ("aid, assistance"). (Wiktionary)

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