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Meaning of FEUDAL

Pronunciation:  'fyoodl

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  of or relating to or characteristic of feudalism
 

FEUDAL is a 6 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: feudalistic
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Feu"dal\, a. [F. f['e]odal, or LL. feudalis.]
1. Of or pertaining to feuds, fiefs, or feels; as, feudal
   rights or services; feudal tenures.

2. Consisting of, or founded upon, feuds or fiefs; embracing
   tenures by military services; as, the feudal system.

 
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