Definition of fiefdom in English:
- According to feudal law, Edward III held Aquitaine as part of his fiefdom.
- Taking the two key aspects of feudalism - vassalship and fiefdom - he argues that the National Socialist system of government can be seen in these terms.
- It was considered best to separate the holy callings of the monk and the nun, vocations close to God, from everyday maintenance in medieval fiefdoms.
Words that rhyme with fiefdomchiefdom
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