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metes and bounds

[meets] /mits/
plural noun
1.
the boundaries or limits of a piece of land.
Origin of metes and bounds
late Middle English
1275-1325
1275-1325; late Middle English; translation of Anglo-French metes et boundes. See mete2, bound3
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