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- n. The office of a seneschal.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The office, dignity, or jurisdiction of a seneschal.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The office of seneschal.
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Dowager of Condillac in this resistance of Her Majesty's mandate, let me enjoin you, as you value your seneschalship -- as you value your very neck -- to harbour that thought no longer.
You have waxed fat and sleek in your seneschalship; this easy life in Dauphiny appears to have been well suited to your health.
Brereton, as a reward for his military services, had been given several sequestrated properties, a chief forestership, and a seneschalship.
In September, 1252, he laid down the seneschalship and retired into France.
Torwood,) — “the keeping and government and seneschalship of my