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(Historical Terms) feudal history a serf bound to the land which they work or occupy, and who can be bought or sold along with it
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|Adj.||1.||adscript - written or printed immediately following another character and aligned with it|
|2.||adscript - (used of persons) bound to a tract of land; hence their service is transferable from owner to owner; "an adscript serf"|
unfree - hampered and not free; not able to act at will
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