Socager
Socager \Soc"a*ger\, n. (O. Eng. Law) A tennant by socage; a socman. [1913 Webster]

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  • socager — noun see socage …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • socager — /sok euh jeuhr/, n. a tenant holding land by socage; sokeman. [1640 50; SOCAGE + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • socager — n. one given the right to possess land in return for agricultural or other nonmilitary services (according to medieval English law) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • socager — soc·ag·er …   English syllables

  • socager — soc•ag•er [[t]ˈsɒk ə dʒər[/t]] n. a tenant holding land by socage • Etymology: 1640–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • socager — /so(w)kajar/ A tenant by socage …   Black's law dictionary

  • socager — jə(r) noun ( s) : a tenant by socage : sokeman …   Useful english dictionary

  • Socman — Soc man, n.; pl. {Socmen}. [See {Socage}.] (O. Eng. Law) One who holds lands or tenements by socage; a socager. Cowell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Socmen — Socman Soc man, n.; pl. {Socmen}. [See {Socage}.] (O. Eng. Law) One who holds lands or tenements by socage; a socager. Cowell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • socage — also soccage noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, from soc soke Date: 14th century a tenure of land by agricultural service fixed in amount and kind or by payment of money rent only and not burdened with any military service •… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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