subinfeudatory

[suhb-in-fyoo-duh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee]

Origin of subinfeudatory

First recorded in 1885–90; subinfeudat(ion) + -ory1
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subinfeudatory

noun plural -ries
  1. a man who held his fief by a subinfeudation
adjective
  1. of or relating to subinfeudation
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