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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Adscript  \Ad"script\,  a.  [L.  adscriptus  p.  p.  of  adscribere  to 
  enroll.  See  {Ascribe}.] 
  Held  to  service  as  attached  to  the  soil;  --  said  of  feudal 
  serfs. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Adscript  \Ad"script\,  n. 
  One  held  to  service  as  attached  to  the  glebe  or  estate;  a 
  feudal  serf.  --Bancroft. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  adscript 
  adj  1:  (printing)  written  or  printed  immediately  following  another 
  character  and  aligned  with  it  [ant:  {superscript},  {subscript}] 
  2:  (used  of  persons)  bound  to  a  tract  of  land;  hence  their 
  service  is  transferable  from  owner  to  owner;  "an  adscript 
  serf"  [syn:  {adscripted}] 




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