noun acre·man \ˈā-kər-mən\

Definition of acreman



  1. :  the leader of the plow team on a medieval English manor

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Origin and Etymology of acreman

Middle English, from Old English æcerman, from æcer field + man — more at acre, man

First Known Use: before 12th century

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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