Marshalsea

noun Mar·shal·sea \ˈmärshəl(ˌ)sē\

Definition of Marshalsea

plural

-s

  1. :  a former English court held before the lord steward and the knight marshal of the royal household originally to administer justice among the sovereign's domestic servants — compare verge

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Origin and Etymology of marshalsea

Middle English marshalcie marshalcy, marshalsea — more at marshalcy


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