feudal

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feudal

relating to lands held in fee: a feudal estate
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feu·dal

 (fyo͞od′l)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or characteristic of feudalism.
2. Of or relating to lands held in fee or to the holding of such lands.

feu′dal·ly adv.
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feudal

(ˈfjuːdəl)
adj
1. (Historical Terms) of, resembling, relating to, or characteristic of feudalism or its institutions
2. (Historical Terms) of, characteristic of, or relating to a fief. Compare allodial
3. derogatory old-fashioned, reactionary, etc
[C17: from Medieval Latin feudālis, from feudum feud2]

feudal

(ˈfjuːdəl)
adj
of or relating to a feud or quarrel
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feu•dal

(ˈfyud l)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or like the feudal system.
2. of or pertaining to the Middle Ages.
3. of or pertaining to a fief or to the holding of a fief.
[1605–15; < Medieval Latin feudālis]
feu′dal•ly, adv.
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Adj.1.feudal - of or relating to or characteristic of feudalism
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Translations
إقْطاعي
feudální
feudalfeudalistisk
feudális
léns-
feodalinisfeodalizmas
feodāls
feudálny
derebeyliğe ait

feudal

[ˈfjuːdl]
A. ADJfeudal
B. CPD feudal system Nfeudalismo m
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feudal

[ˈfjuːdəl] adj [system] → féodal(e); [lord, baron] → féodal(e)
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feudal

adjFeudal-, feudal; feudal systemFeudalsystem nt; feudal landownerFeudal- or Lehnsherr m
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feudal

[ˈfjuːdl] adjfeudale
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feudal

(ˈfjuːdl) adjective
of the system by which people gave certain services eg military support to a more powerful man in return for lands, protection etc.
ˈfeudalism noun
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