Vicontiels
Vicontiels Vi*con"ti*els, n. pl. [See {Vicontiel}.] (O. Eng. Law) Things belonging to the sheriff; especially, farms (called also {vicontiel rents}) for which the sheriff used to pay rent to the king. [1913 Webster]

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  • vicontiels — vi·con·ti·els …   English syllables

  • vicontiels — vīˈkäntēəlz noun plural : money payable by a viscount or sheriff to the English crown; especially : vicontiel rents …   Useful english dictionary

  • vicontiel rents — Vicontiels Vi*con ti*els, n. pl. [See {Vicontiel}.] (O. Eng. Law) Things belonging to the sheriff; especially, farms (called also {vicontiel rents}) for which the sheriff used to pay rent to the king. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vicontiel — Vi*con ti*el, a. [From OE. vicounte a viscount. See {Viscount}.] (O. Eng. Law) Of or pertaining to the viscount or sheriff of a country. [1913 Webster] {Vicontiel rents}. See {Vicontiels}. {Vicontiel writs}, such writs as were triable in the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vicontiel rents — Vicontiel Vi*con ti*el, a. [From OE. vicounte a viscount. See {Viscount}.] (O. Eng. Law) Of or pertaining to the viscount or sheriff of a country. [1913 Webster] {Vicontiel rents}. See {Vicontiels}. {Vicontiel writs}, such writs as were triable… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vicontiel writs — Vicontiel Vi*con ti*el, a. [From OE. vicounte a viscount. See {Viscount}.] (O. Eng. Law) Of or pertaining to the viscount or sheriff of a country. [1913 Webster] {Vicontiel rents}. See {Vicontiels}. {Vicontiel writs}, such writs as were triable… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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