bovate definition

  • noun:
    • an oxgang
    • An oxgang, or the maximum amount of land as an ox can plow in a-year; an ancient measure of land, of long amount, but usually believed at fifteen acres.
    • An allotment of land at the beginning of English village communities, the holder that was bound to furnish one ox into the plow-team; an oxgang.

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