Bordlode
Bordlode Bord"lode`, n. [Bordar (or perh. bord a board) + lode leading.] (O. Eng. Law) The service formerly required of a tenant, to carry timber from the woods to the lord's house. --Bailey. Mozley & W. [1913 Webster]

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  • bordlode — A service tenants are required to perform as part of the rental agreement …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • bordlode — /bordlowd/ A service anciently required of tenants to carry timber out of the woods of the lord to his house; or it is said to be the quantity of food or provision which the bordarii or bordmen paid for their bordlands …   Black's law dictionary

  • bordlode — /bordlowd/ A service anciently required of tenants to carry timber out of the woods of the lord to his house; or it is said to be the quantity of food or provision which the bordarii or bordmen paid for their bordlands …   Black's law dictionary

  • bordlode — Rent service rendered by hotdarii …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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