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  • noun Plural form of fief.

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Examples

  • The barons were supposed to hold these tracts, called fiefs, as _tenants_ of the king, and in return they were expected to make an acknowledgment to the king in the shape of some

    The Coming of the Friars

  • Endless gerrymandering has resulted in the creation of political "fiefs", where getting "elected" is essentially an appointment for life.

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  • Endless gerrymandering has resulted in the creation of political "fiefs", where getting "elected" is essentially an appointment for life.

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  • Endless gerrymandering has resulted in the creation of political "fiefs", where getting "elected" is essentially an appointment for life.

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  • Endless gerrymandering has resulted in the creation of political "fiefs", where getting "elected" is essentially an appointment for life.

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  • Endless gerrymandering has resulted in the creation of political "fiefs", where getting "elected" is essentially an appointment for life.

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  • Endless gerrymandering has resulted in the creation of political "fiefs", where getting "elected" is essentially an appointment for life.

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  • He promised a reunion of the Eastern Orthodox Church and to give Byzantine lands ( "fiefs") to victorious knights from feudal Western Europe.

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  • He promised a reunion of the Eastern Orthodox Church and to give Byzantine lands ( "fiefs") to victorious knights from the feudal west.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • He promised a reunion of the Eastern Orthodox Church and to give Byzantine lands ( "fiefs") to victorious knights from the feudal west.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

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