prisal

noun pri·sal \ˈprīzəl\

Definition of prisal

plural

-s

  1. 1 obsolete :  seizure (as of goods) under legal or customary privilege

  2. 2 obsolete a :  the action of taking something as a prize of war b :  something taken as a prize

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Origin and Etymology of prisal

Anglo-French prisel, from Middle French prise seizure (from Old French) + Anglo-French -el -al


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