Definition of custumal
: a written collection of the customs of a monastery, a manor, or a locality
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Origin and Etymology of custumal
Medieval Latin (liber) custumalis, from Latin liber book + Medieval Latin custumalis of customs, from Old French costumal, from costume custom + -al — more at custom
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