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subinfeudatory

[ suhb-in-fyoo-duh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee ]
/ 藢s蕦b 瑟n藞fyu d蓹藢t蓴r i, -藢to蕣r i /
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noun, plural sub路in路feu路da路to路ries.
a person who holds by subinfeudation.
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Origin of subinfeudatory

First recorded in 1885鈥90; subinfeudat(ion) + -ory1
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British Dictionary definitions for subinfeudatory

subinfeudatory
/ (藢s蕦b瑟n藞fju藧d蓹t蓹r瑟, -tr瑟) in feudal society /

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