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escuage

[ es-kyoo-ij ]
/ ˈɛs kyu ɪdʒ /
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noun
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Origin of escuage

1505–15; <Anglo-French, Old French, equivalent to escu (<Latin scūtum shield) + -age-age
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British Dictionary definitions for escuage

escuage
/ (ˈɛskjʊɪdʒ) /

noun
(in medieval Europe) another word for scutage

Word Origin for escuage

C16: from Old French, from escu shield, from Latin scūtum
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