murage

noun
mu·​rage | \ ˈmyu̇rij \
plural -s

Definition of murage

British
: a tax paid for building or repairing the walls of a fortified town

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History and Etymology for murage

Middle English, from Middle French, from murer to enclose with a wall + -age

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“Murage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/murage. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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