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socage

play
noun so·cage \ˈsä-kij, ˈsō-\

Definition of socage

  1. :  a tenure of land by agricultural service fixed in amount and kind or by payment of money rent only and not burdened with any military service

so·cag·er play \-ki-jər\ noun


Variants of socage

also soc·cage play \ˈsä-\

Origin of socage

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from soc soke


First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with socage


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