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emblements

noun plural em·ble·ments \ˈem-blə-mən(t)s\

Definition of EMBLEMENTS

:  crops from annual cultivation legally belonging to the tenant

Origin of EMBLEMENTS

Middle English emblayment, from Anglo-French emblaement, from emblaer to sow with grain, from en- + bleé grain, of Germanic origin; akin to Old English blæd fruit, growth, leaf — more at blade
First Known Use: 15th century

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