feudal lordship


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Noun1.feudal lordship - the position and authority of a feudal lord
berth, billet, post, situation, position, office, place, spot - a job in an organization; "he occupied a post in the treasury"
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Pennsylvania was paradoxical, beginning with the Penn family itself in their melding of feudal lordship and (initially) Quaker ways.
The earldom of Desmond; 1463-1583, the decline and crisis of a feudal lordship.
It is a real stretch to imagine that the record 68 percent of Americans who own their homes today believe that they have reached "an almost feudal lordship status.