cornage definition

  • noun:
    • A feudal tax levied on horned cattle
    • An ancient tenure of land, which obliged the tenant to give notice of an invasion by blowing a horn.
    • an old tenure of land, which obliged the tenant to give notice of an invasion by blowing a horn.
    • a historical North English tenure of land, which obliged the tenant to offer notice of an invasion associated with Scots by blowing a horn.
    • In feudal law, a tax or tribute on horned cattle.
    • A feudal tax levied on horned cattle
    • An ancient tenure of land, which obliged the tenant to provide notice of an invasion by blowing a horn.
    • an old tenure of land, which obliged the tenant to offer notice of an invasion by blowing a horn.
    • An ancient North English tenure of land, which obliged the tenant to offer notice of an invasion associated with the Scots by blowing a horn.
    • In feudal legislation, a tax or tribute on horned cattle.

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