housebote definition

  • noun:
    • Wood allowed to a tenant for repairing your house as well as gas.
    • Wood permitted to a tenant for fixing the house as well as gasoline. This latter is actually known as firebote. See bote.
    • in-law, a sufficient allowance of wood to repair the home and provide fuel: a right enjoyed by some renters on English manors.

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