cartulary

[kahr-choo-ler-ee]

noun, plural car·tu·lar·ies.


Nearby words

  1. cartridge belt,
  2. cartridge brass,
  3. cartridge clip,
  4. cartridge paper,
  5. cartridge pen,
  6. cartwheel,
  7. cartwheel flower,
  8. cartwright,
  9. cartwright, edmund,
  10. cartwright, john

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British Dictionary definitions for cartulary

cartulary

chartulary (ˈtʃɑːtjʊlərɪ)

noun plural -laries

law
  1. a collection of charters or records, esp relating to the title to an estate or monastery
  2. any place where records are kept

Word Origin for cartulary

C16: from Medieval Latin cartulārium, from Latin chartula a little paper, from charta paper; see card 1

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