Praedial
Praedial \Pr[ae]"di*al\, a. See {Predial}. [1913 Webster]

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  • praedial — index proprietary Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • praedial — [prē′dē əl] adj. [ML praedialis < L praedium, farm, estate < praes, surety: see PRESS2] Historical 1. of or relating to land or stationary property; landed 2. associated with farming; agrarian 3. owing service as a tenant of land …   English World dictionary

  • praedial — praediality, n. /pree dee euhl/, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or consisting of land or its products; real; landed. 2. arising from or consequent upon the occupation of land. 3. attached to land. Also, predial. [1425 75; late ME < ML praedialis… …   Universalium

  • praedial — adjective /ˈpɹiːdɪəl,ˈpɻidiəl/ a) Of or pertaining to land or its products. Nothing, for instance, can be more disgraceful to human nature than the state of prædial slavery, or serfs attached to the glebe, when Malabar was under the dominion of… …   Wiktionary

  • Praedial — Service or due owed a lord by a *serf or tenant which was attached to the *fief or tenure. These are distinguished from other services known as * aids , which were deemed personal …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • praedial — prɪːdɪəl adj. of land, of soil, of earth; agricultural, pertaining to farming, of cultivating soil …   English contemporary dictionary

  • praedial — prae·di·al …   English syllables

  • praedial — prae•di•al or predial [[t]ˈpri di əl[/t]] adj. 1) of or pertaining to land or its products 2) arising from or consequent upon the occupation of land 3) attached to land • Etymology: 1425–75; < ML praediālis landed = L praedi(um) farm, estate + …   From formal English to slang

  • praedial — /ˈpridiəl/ (say preedeeuhl) adjective 1. of, relating to, or consisting of land or its products; real; landed. 2. arising from or consequent upon the occupation of land. 3. attached to land. Also, predial. {Medieval Latin praediālis, from Latin… …   Australian English dictionary

  • praedial —   , predial   a. of land, farming, etc …   Dictionary of difficult words

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