supportance

noun
sup·​port·​ance | \ |tᵊn(t)s\
plural -s

Definition of supportance

1 : support
2 Scots law : aid enabling a person otherwise incapable to go to kirk or market so as to validate a conveyance of heritage made within 60 days next before death

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History and Etymology for supportance

Middle English, from supporten to support + -ance

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