lord of erection

Definition of lord of erection

Scots law
: the lord or superior of a temporal lordship created by secularization of an ecclesiastical benefice at the time of the Reformation

called also titular

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“Lord of erection.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lord%20of%20erection. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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