parcenary

noun
par·​ce·​nary | \ ˈpär-sə-ˌner-ē How to pronounce parcenary (audio) \

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First Known Use of parcenary

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for parcenary

Anglo-French parcenerie, from parcener

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“Parcenary.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/parcenary. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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parcenary

noun
par·​ce·​nary | \ ˈpärs-ᵊn-ˌer-ē How to pronounce parcenary (audio) \
plural parcenaries

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History and Etymology for parcenary

Anglo-French parcenarie, from Old French parçonerie, from parçon portion, from Latin partition- partitio partition

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