Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Treason against a march; betrayal to an enemy of a march or border, or of any peculiar interest of a bordering territory.

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Examples

  • Not a Thane within reach but he knew his family and connexions, how many of his ancestors had fallen by the sword of the English, how many in domestic brawl, and how many by the hand of the executioner for march-treason.

    The Monastery

  • Not a Thane within reach but he knew his family and connexions, how many of his ancestors had fallen by the sword of the English, how many in domestic brawl, and how many by the hand of the executioner for march-treason.

    The Monastery

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