n.1.(Law) An inferior court of civil jurisdiction, attached to a manor, and held by the steward; a baron's court; - now fallen into disuse.
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Rushworth's property on each side of the road," without elation of heart; and it was a pleasure to increase with their approach to the capital freehold mansion, and ancient manorial residence of the family, with all its rights of court-leet and court-baron.