Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The condition of servant or slave; slavery.
  • noun Servants collectively; the whole body of servants in a family.
  • noun Same as servitor .

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete Servants, collectively.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun obsolete servants collectively

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Examples

  • We also equate other forms of serviture with slavery, which we should.

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  • London, and there was received into the play-house as a serviture, and by this means had an opportunity to be what he afterwards prov'd.

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  • The entire history of woman under the administration of these "heaven-made" laws is a record of her serviture and humility.

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