farleu definition

  • noun:
    • In Scots legislation, money compensated by renters in lieu of a heriot: usually placed on ideal chattel, as distinguished from heriot, the very best creature.
    • In Scots law, cash paid by renters in lieu of a heriot: often applied to top chattel, as distinguished from heriot, a monster.
    • In Scots legislation, money paid by tenants instead of a heriot: frequently applied to the very best chattel, as distinguished from heriot, the most effective creature.
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