Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In law, a sufficient allowance of wood to repair the house and supply fuel: a right enjoyed by some tenants on English manors.

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

  • noun (Law) Wood allowed to a tenant for repairing the house and for fuel. This latter is often called firebote. See bote.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun law, obsolete Wood allowed to a tenant for repairing the house and for fuel.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

house +‎ bote

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