Frank-fee
Frank-fee Frank"-fee`, n. [Frank free + fee.] (Eng. Law) A species of tenure in fee simple, being the opposite of ancient demesne, or copyhold. --Burrill. [1913 Webster]

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  • frank fee — A species of freehold tenure which was exempt from all services, but not from homage. Copyhold lands could be altered into frank fee by means of a fine levied in the king s court, but a writ of deceit lay to change it back to copyhold. See 2 Bl… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • frank-fee — Freehold lands exempted from all services, but not from homage; lands held otherwise than in ancient demesne. That which a man holds to himself and his heirs, and not by such service as is required in ancient demesne, according to the custom of… …   Black's law dictionary

  • frank-fee — Freehold lands exempted from all services, but not from homage; lands held otherwise than in ancient demesne. That which a man holds to himself and his heirs, and not by such service as is required in ancient demesne, according to the custom of… …   Black's law dictionary

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  • fee — late 13c., from O.Fr. fieu, fief fief, possession, holding, domain; feudal duties, payment, from M.L. feodum land or other property whose use is granted in return for service, widely said to be from Frank. *fehu od payment estate, or a similar… …   Etymology dictionary

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