Definitions

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  • n. A taking or reception, as the receiving of rents or tithes in kind, the receiving of profits.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A taking or reception, as the receiving of rents or tithes in kind, the receiving of profits.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In law, a taking or reception, as the receiving of rents or tithes in kind.

Etymologies

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Old French prenance, from prendre, prenre, penre, to take, Latin prendere, prehendere.

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