noun (plural turbaries)(in full common of turbary) [mass noun] British
1The legal right to cut turf or peat for fuel on common ground or on another person’s ground.
- The profit of turbary is the right to cut turf or peat, usually in order to burn it.
- Many bog owners and people with turbary rights cut turf on an acre plot.
- Typical rights might include turbary or grazing rights.
Words that rhyme with turbaryBurberry
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