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freehold (Also freeholds) : Related Words Words similar in meaning to freehold

squire

  • noun young nobleman attendant on a knight
  • noun an English country landowner

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customary

  • adjective satellite in accordance with convention or custom
    • sealed the deal with the customary handshake
  • adjective satellite commonly used or practiced; usual
    accustomed; habitual; wonted.
    • his accustomed thoroughness
    • took his customary morning walk
    • his habitual comment
    • with her wonted candor

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manchester

  • noun largest city in New Hampshire; located in southeastern New Hampshire on the Merrimack river
  • noun a city in northwestern England (30 miles to the east of Liverpool); heart of the most densely populated area of England

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rector

  • noun a person authorized to conduct religious worship
    curate; pastor; minister; minister of religion; parson.
    • clergymen are usually called ministers in Protestant churches

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glebe

  • noun plot of land belonging to an English parish church or an ecclesiastical office

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barony

  • noun the estate of a baron
  • noun the rank or dignity or position of a baronet or baroness
    baronetcy.

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title

  • noun a heading that names a statute or legislative bill; may give a brief summary of the matters it deals with
    statute title; rubric.
    • Title 8 provided federal help for schools
  • noun the name of a work of art or literary composition etc.
    • he looked for books with the word `jazz' in the title
    • he refused to give titles to his paintings
    • I can never remember movie titles

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gridiron

  • noun a cooking utensil of parallel metal bars; used to grill fish or meat
    grid.
  • noun the playing field on which football is played
    football field.

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villeinage

  • noun the legal status or condition of servitude of a villein or feudal serf
    villainage.
  • noun tenure by which a villein held land

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acres

  • noun extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use
    land; demesne; landed estate; estate.
    • the family owned a large estate on Long Island
  • noun a unit of area (4840 square yards) used in English-speaking countries
    acre.

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plantation

  • noun an estate where cash crops are grown on a large scale (especially in tropical areas)
  • noun a newly established colony (especially in the colonization of North America)
    • the practice of sending convicted criminals to serve on the Plantations was common in the 17th century

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location

  • noun a point or extent in space
  • noun the act of putting something in a certain place
    emplacement; placement; positioning; position; locating.

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east

  • noun the cardinal compass point that is at 90 degrees
    eastward; E; due east.
  • noun the countries of Asia
    Orient.

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yeoman

  • noun officer in the (ceremonial) bodyguard of the British monarch
    beefeater; yeoman of the guard.
  • noun in former times was free and cultivated his own land

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iowa

  • noun a member of the Siouan people formerly living in Iowa and Minnesota and Missouri
    Ioway.
  • noun a state in midwestern United States
    IA; Hawkeye State.

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metrolink

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song

  • noun a short musical composition with words
    vocal.
    • a successful musical must have at least three good songs
  • noun a distinctive or characteristic sound
    • the song of bullets was in the air
    • the song of the wind
    • the wheels sang their song as the train rocketed ahead

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drazi

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world

  • noun everything that exists anywhere
    universe; creation; macrocosm; existence; cosmos.
    • they study the evolution of the universe
    • the biggest tree in existence
  • noun people in general; especially a distinctive group of people with some shared interest
    domain.
    • the Western world

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township

  • noun an administrative division of a county
    town.
    • the town is responsible for snow removal

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homestead

  • noun the home and adjacent grounds occupied by a family
  • noun land acquired from the United States public lands by filing a record and living on and cultivating it under the homestead law

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heinlein

  • noun United States writer of science fiction (1907-1988)
    Robert Anson Heinlein; Robert A. Heinlein.

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crown_land

  • noun land that belongs to the Crown

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martin

  • noun any of various swallows with squarish or slightly forked tail and long pointed wings; migrate around Martinmas
  • noun French bishop who is a patron saint of France (died in 397)
    St. Martin.

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landed_estate

  • noun extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use
    land; demesne; estate; acres.
    • the family owned a large estate on Long Island

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landowner

  • noun a holder or proprietor of land
    property owner; landholder.

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reversionist

  • noun someone who lapses into previous undesirable patterns of behavior
    backslider; recidivist.

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lancaster

  • noun a city in northwestern England
  • noun the English royal house that reigned from 1399 to 1461; its emblem was a red rose
    House of Lancaster; Lancastrian line.

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orangery

  • noun a place where oranges are grown; a plantation of orange trees in warm climes or a greenhouse in cooler areas

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feoff

  • noun a piece of land held under the feudal system
    fief.

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ice

  • noun water frozen in the solid state
    water ice.
    • Americans like ice in their drinks
  • noun the frozen part of a body of water

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george

A figure of St. George (the patron saint of England) on horseback, appended to the collar of the Order of the Garter. See Garter.

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state

  • noun the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation
    province.
    • his state is in the deep south
  • noun the way something is with respect to its main attributes
    • the current state of knowledge
    • his state of health
    • in a weak financial state

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civilization

  • noun a society in an advanced state of social development (e.g., with complex legal and political and religious organizations)
    civilisation.
    • the people slowly progressed from barbarism to civilization
  • noun the social process whereby societies achieve an advanced stage of development and organization
    civilisation.

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new

  • adjective not of long duration; having just (or relatively recently) come into being or been made or acquired or discovered
    • a new law
    • new cars
    • a new comet
    • a new friend
    • a new year
    • the New World
  • adjective satellite original and of a kind not seen before
    fresh; novel.
    • the computer produced a completely novel proof of a well-known theorem

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warren

  • noun a series of connected underground tunnels occupied by rabbits
    rabbit warren.
  • noun United States writer and poet (1905-1989)
    Robert Penn Warren.

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seigniory

  • noun the estate of a seigneur
    signory; seigneury.
  • noun the position and authority of a feudal lord
    feudal lordship; seigneury.

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fee_simple

  • noun a fee without limitation to any class of heirs; they can sell it or give it away

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freeheld

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smallholding

  • noun a piece of land under 50 acres that is sold or let to someone for cultivation

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fee

  • noun a fixed charge for a privilege or for professional services
  • noun an interest in land capable of being inherited

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property_owner

  • noun a holder or proprietor of land
    landowner; landholder.

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york

  • noun the English royal house (a branch of the Plantagenet line) that reigned from 1461 to 1485; its emblem was a white rose
    House of York.

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tug

  • noun a sudden abrupt pull
    jerk.
  • noun a powerful small boat designed to pull or push larger ships
    tugboat; tower; towboat.

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universe

  • noun everything that exists anywhere
    creation; macrocosm; existence; world; cosmos.
    • they study the evolution of the universe
    • the biggest tree in existence
  • noun (statistics) the entire aggregation of items from which samples can be drawn
    population.
    • it is an estimate of the mean of the population

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enfranchisement

  • noun freedom from political subjugation or servitude
  • noun a statutory right or privilege granted to a person or group by a government (especially the rights of citizenship and the right to vote)
    franchise.

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franklin

  • noun a landowner (14th and 15th centuries) who was free but not of noble birth
  • noun United States historian noted for studies of Black American history (born in 1915)
    John Hope Franklin.

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oldham

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freehold

  • noun an estate held in fee simple or for life
  • noun tenure by which land is held in fee simple or for life

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jersey

  • noun a close-fitting pullover shirt
    T-shirt; tee shirt.
  • noun a Mid-Atlantic state on the Atlantic; one of the original 13 colonies
    Garden State; NJ; New Jersey.

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vicar

  • noun a Roman Catholic priest who acts for another higher-ranking clergyman
  • noun (Episcopal Church) a clergyman in charge of a chapel

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simple

  • noun any herbaceous plant having medicinal properties
  • noun a person lacking intelligence or common sense
    simpleton.

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county

  • noun (United Kingdom) a region created by territorial division for the purpose of local government
    • the county has a population of 12,345 people
  • noun (United States) the largest administrative district within a state
    • the county plans to build a new road

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fantasy

  • noun imagination unrestricted by reality
    phantasy.
    • a schoolgirl fantasy
  • noun fiction with a large amount of imagination in it
    phantasy.
    • she made a lot of money writing romantic fantasies

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church

  • noun one of the groups of Christians who have their own beliefs and forms of worship
    Christian church.
  • noun a place for public (especially Christian) worship
    church building.
    • the church was empty

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owner

  • noun (law) someone who owns (is legal possessor of) a business
    proprietor.
    • he is the owner of a chain of restaurants
  • noun a person who owns something
    possessor.
    • they are searching for the owner of the car
    • who is the owner of that friendly smile?

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allodium

(Law) Freehold estate; land which is the absolute property of the owner; real estate held in absolute independence, without being subject to any rent, service, or acknowledgment to a superior. It is thus opposed to feud. Blackstone. Bouvier.

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feudal

  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of feudalism
    feudalistic.

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ancient

  • noun a very old person
    antediluvian.
  • noun a person who lived in ancient times

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new_jersey

  • noun a Mid-Atlantic state on the Atlantic; one of the original 13 colonies
    Garden State; NJ; Jersey.
  • noun one of the British colonies that formed the United States

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minesweeper

  • noun ship equipped to detect and then destroy or neutralize or remove marine mines

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fiction

  • noun a literary work based on the imagination and not necessarily on fact
  • noun a deliberately false or improbable account
    fable; fabrication.

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commission

  • noun a special group delegated to consider some matter
    committee.
    • a committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours" - Milton Berle
  • noun a fee for services rendered based on a percentage of an amount received or collected or agreed to be paid (as distinguished from a salary)
    • he works on commission

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new_york

  • noun the largest city in New York State and in the United States; located in southeastern New York at the mouth of the Hudson river; a major financial and cultural center
    New York City; Greater New York.
  • noun a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
    NY; Empire State; New York State.

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disseize

(Law) To deprive of seizin or possession; to dispossess or oust wrongfully (one in freehold possession of land); -- followed by of; as, to disseize a tenant of his freehold. Written also disseise.
Which savage beasts strive as eagerly to keep and hold those golden mines, as the Arimaspians to disseize them thereof. Holland.

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west

  • noun the cardinal compass point that is a 270 degrees
    due west; W; westward.
  • noun the countries of (originally) Europe and (now including) North America and South America
    Occident.

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life

  • noun a characteristic state or mode of living
    • social life
    • city life
    • real life
  • noun the experience of being alive; the course of human events and activities
    living.
    • he could no longer cope with the complexities of life

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williamson

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north

  • noun the cardinal compass point that is at 0 or 360 degrees
    northward; due north; N.
  • noun the region of the United States lying to the north of the Mason-Dixon line

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form

  • noun the phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a word that can be used to describe or identify something
    descriptor; word form; signifier.
    • the inflected forms of a word can be represented by a stem and a list of inflections to be attached
  • noun a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality
    sort; kind; variety.
    • sculpture is a form of art
    • what kinds of desserts are there?

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fire

  • noun the event of something burning (often destructive)
    • they lost everything in the fire
  • noun the act of firing weapons or artillery at an enemy
    firing.
    • hold your fire until you can see the whites of their eyes
    • they retreated in the face of withering enemy fire

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hacienda

  • noun a large estate in Spanish-speaking countries
  • noun the main house on a ranch or large estate

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freehold

  • noun an estate held in fee simple or for life
  • noun tenure by which land is held in fee simple or for life

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landed

  • adjective owning or consisting of land or real estate
    • the landed gentry
    • landed property
  • verb reach or come to rest
    land; set down.
    • The bird landed on the highest branch
    • The plane landed in Istanbul

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satirical

  • adjective satellite exposing human folly to ridicule
    satiric.
    • a persistent campaign of mockery by the satirical fortnightly magazine

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rentcharge

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landover

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baptist

One who administers baptism; -- specifically applied to John, the forerunner of Christ. Milton.

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place

  • noun a point located with respect to surface features of some region
    spot; topographic point.
    • this is a nice place for a picnic
    • a bright spot on a planet
  • noun any area set aside for a particular purpose
    property.
    • who owns this place?
    • the president was concerned about the property across from the White House

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science

  • noun a particular branch of scientific knowledge
    scientific discipline.
    • the science of genetics
  • noun ability to produce solutions in some problem domain
    skill.
    • the skill of a well-trained boxer
    • the sweet science of pugilism

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seigneury

  • noun the estate of a seigneur
    seigniory; signory.
  • noun the position and authority of a feudal lord
    seigniory; feudal lordship.

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science_fiction

  • noun literary fantasy involving the imagined impact of science on society

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valyrian

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fiefdom

  • noun the domain controlled by a feudal lord
  • noun an organization that is controlled by a dominant person or group

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property

  • noun something owned; any tangible or intangible possession that is owned by someone;
    belongings; holding.
    • that hat is my property
    • he is a man of property
  • noun a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class
    • a study of the physical properties of atomic particles

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entail

  • noun land received by fee tail
  • noun the act of entailing property; the creation of a fee tail from a fee simple

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estate

  • noun everything you own; all of your assets (whether real property or personal property) and liabilities
  • noun extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use
    land; demesne; landed estate; acres.
    • the family owned a large estate on Long Island

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disambiguation

  • noun clarification that follows from the removal of ambiguity

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land_tenure

  • noun the right to hold property; part of an ancient hierarchical system of holding lands
    tenure.

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udal

In Shetland and Orkney, a freehold; property held by udal, or allodial, right.

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rent

  • noun a payment or series of payments made by the lessee to an owner for use of some property, facility, equipment, or service
  • noun an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart
    tear; split; rip; snag.
    • there was a rip in his pants
    • she had snags in her stockings

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copyhold

  • noun a medieval form of land tenure in England; a copyhold was a parcel of land granted to a peasant by the lord of the manor in return for agricultural services

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station

  • noun a facility equipped with special equipment and personnel for a particular purpose
    • he started looking for a gas station
    • the train pulled into the station
  • noun proper or designated social situation
    place.
    • he overstepped his place
    • the responsibilities of a man in his station
    • married above her station

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borough

  • noun one of the administrative divisions of a large city
  • noun an English town that forms the constituency of a member of parliament

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mailo

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greater

  • adjective greater in size or importance or degree
    • for the greater good of the community
    • the greater Antilles
  • adjective satellite relatively large in size or number or extent; larger than others of its kind
    great.
    • a great juicy steak
    • a great multitude
    • the great auk
    • a great old oak
    • a great ocean liner
    • a great delay

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farnham

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united

  • adjective characterized by unity; being or joined into a single entity
    • presented a united front
  • verb act in concert or unite in a common purpose or belief
    unify; unite.

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commonhold

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lancashire

  • noun a historical area of northwestern England on the Irish Sea; noted for textiles

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landholder

  • noun a holder or proprietor of land
    property owner; landowner.

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other

  • adjective not the same one or ones already mentioned or implied
    • today isn't any other day"- the White Queen
    • the construction of highways and other public works
    • he asked for other employment
    • any other person would tell the truth
    • his other books are still in storage
    • then we looked at the other house
    • hearing was good in his other ear
    • the other sex
    • she lived on the other side of the street from me
    • went in the other direction
  • adjective satellite recently past
    • the other evening

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robert_a._heinlein

  • noun United States writer of science fiction (1907-1988)
    Robert Anson Heinlein; Heinlein.

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demesne

  • noun extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use
    land; landed estate; estate; acres.
    • the family owned a large estate on Long Island
  • noun territory over which rule or control is exercised
    domain; land.
    • his domain extended into Europe
    • he made it the law of the land

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babylon

  • noun the chief city of ancient Mesopotamia and capital of the ancient kingdom of Babylonia

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parson

  • noun a person authorized to conduct religious worship
    curate; pastor; minister; rector; minister of religion.
    • clergymen are usually called ministers in Protestant churches

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manor

  • noun the mansion of a lord or wealthy person
    manor house.
  • noun the landed estate of a lord (including the house on it)

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rail

  • noun a barrier consisting of a horizontal bar and supports
    railing.
  • noun short for railway
    • he traveled by rail
    • he was concerned with rail safety

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law

  • noun the collection of rules imposed by authority
    jurisprudence.
    • civilization presupposes respect for the law
    • the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order
  • noun legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity
    • there is a law against kidnapping

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land

  • noun the land on which real estate is located
    • he built the house on land leased from the city
  • noun material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use)
    soil; ground.
    • the land had never been plowed
    • good agricultural soil

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pennsylvania

  • noun a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
    Keystone State; PA.
  • noun one of the British colonies that formed the United States

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light

  • noun (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation
    visible light; visible radiation.
    • the light was filtered through a soft glass window
  • noun any device serving as a source of illumination
    light source.
    • he stopped the car and turned off the lights

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headquarters

  • noun (usually plural) the office that serves as the administrative center of an enterprise
    central office; main office; home office; home base.
    • many companies have their headquarters in New York
  • noun the military installation from which a commander performs the functions of command
    military headquarters; HQ.
    • the general's headquarters were a couple of large tents

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fictional

  • adjective related to or involving literary fiction
    • clever fictional devices
    • a fictional treatment of the train robbery
  • adjective satellite formed or conceived by the imagination
    fictitious; fabricated; fancied.
    • a fabricated excuse for his absence
    • a fancied wrong
    • a fictional character

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disseizor

(Law) One who wrongfully disseizes, or puts another out of possession of a freehold. Written also disseisor. Blackstone.

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chief

  • noun a person who is in charge
    head; top dog.
    • the head of the whole operation
  • noun a person who exercises control over workers
    foreman; gaffer; honcho; boss.
    • if you want to leave early you have to ask the foreman

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signory

  • noun the estate of a seigneur
    seigniory; seigneury.

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tenure

  • noun the term during which some position is held
    term of office; incumbency.
  • noun the right to hold property; part of an ancient hierarchical system of holding lands
    land tenure.

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fief

  • noun a piece of land held under the feudal system
    feoff.

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