Definition of carucate



  1. :  any of various old English units of land area that in the counties of Suffolk, Norfolk, York, Lincoln, Derby, Nottingham, and Leicester corresponded to the hide; especially :  a unit equal to 120 acres

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Origin and Etymology of carucate

Middle English, from Medieval Latin carrucata, from carruca plow

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to cast off or become cast off

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