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drofland


drofland


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Drofland  \Drof"land\,  Dryfland  \Dryf"land\,  n.  [See  {Drove}.] 
  (Law) 
  An  ancient  yearly  payment  made  by  some  tenants  to  the  king, 
  or  to  their  landlords,  for  the  privilege  of  driving  their 
  cattle  through  a  manor  to  fairs  or  markets.  --Cowell.