semifeudal

adjective
semi·​feu·​dal | \ ˌse-mē-ˈfyü-dᵊl How to pronounce semifeudal (audio) , ˌse-ˌmī-, -mi- \

Definition of semifeudal

: having some characteristics of feudalism

First Known Use of semifeudal

1898, in the meaning defined above

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“Semifeudal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/semifeudal. Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

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