Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The territory or authority of a seignior, or lord.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The territory or authority of a seignior, or lord.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The jurisdiction or territory of the lord of a manor.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Here Judge Peyton seemed to have realized his idea of a perfect climate, and a retirement, half-studious, half-active, with something of the seignioralty of the old slaveholder that he had been.

    Susy, a story of the Plains

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