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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Feoff  \Feoff\,  n.  (Law) 
  A  fief.  See  {Fief}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Feoff  \Feoff\  (?;  277),  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Feoffed};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n..  {Feoffing}.]  [OE.  feffen  OF  feffer,  fieffer,  F. 
  fieffer,  fr  fief  fief;  cf  LL  feoffare  fefare  See 
  {Fief}.]  (Law) 
  To  invest  with  a  fee  or  feud;  to  give  or  grant  a  corporeal 
  hereditament  to  to  enfeoff. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  feoff 
  n  :  a  piece  of  land  held  under  the  feudal  system  [syn:  {fief}] 




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