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Meaning of FEUDAL SYSTEM

Pronunciation:  'fyoodl 'sistum

 
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 Definition: 
[n]  the social system that developed in Europe in the 8th C; vassals were protected by lords who they had to serve in war
 
 Synonyms: feudalism
 
 See Also: social organisation, social organization, social structure, social system, structure

 

 

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