Definition of nonentres
Scots feudal law
: failure of an heir to land to make an entry thereon and to obtain investiture of the feu from the superior; also : the feudal casualty arising from such failure
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Origin and Etymology of nonentres
Middle English (Scots) none entress, from none-, non- 1non- + entress, entres entrance, entry, from Middle English entren to enter + -ess, -es, -esse (as in duresse duress, restraint) — more at enter
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