agistment definition

  • noun:
    • The taking in by anyone of other's livestock to graze at a particular price.
    • A charge or price against places; as, an agistment of water banking institutions, i. e., fee for financial institutions or dikes.
    • previously, the taking and feeding of other people's cattle within the master's woodlands; the price taken care of these types of a feeding.
    • previously, the taking and feeding of other males's cattle when you look at the master's forests.
    • The consuming by anybody of other guys's cattle to graze at a certain rate.
    • the purchase price purchased such feeding.
    • A charge or rate against places.
    • Same as agistage.
    • A dike or embankment to prevent the overflow of a stream or encroachments for the water.

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