Definitions

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  • n. An allowance of wood to a tenant for repairing his hedges or fences; hedgebote.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An allowance of wood to a tenant for repairing his hedges or fences; hedgebote. See bote.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In English law: A fine for damaging or breaking fences.
  • n. Formerly, an allowance of wood to a tenant for repairing hedges or fences; hedgebote.

Etymologies

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See hay hedge, and bote, and compare hedgebote.

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