selion

noun
sel·​ion | \ ˈselyən \
plural -s

Definition of selion

: one of the strips or ridges of land allotted for cultivation in the open-field system

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History and Etymology for selion

Middle English sellion, from Middle French seillon, a measure of land, from Old French sillon ridge, furrow

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“Selion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/selion. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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