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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In French use, formerly: The measurement of grain by the ‘mine’ (a measure somewhat less than two bushels).
  • n. The selling of grain by the ‘mine.’
  • n. A tax exacted from the tenant by his lord upon the amount of grain produced.
  • n. A tribute paid upon grain.


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