king's silver
Post-fine Post"-fine`, n. [Pref. post- + fine.] (O. Eng. Law) A duty paid to the king by the cognizee in a fine of lands, when the same was fully passed; -- called also the {king's silver}. [1913 Webster]

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  • King's silver — Silver Sil ver (s[i^]l v[ e]r), n. [OE. silver, selver, seolver, AS. seolfor, siolfur, siolufr, silofr, sylofr; akin to OS. silubar, OFries. selover, D. zilver, LG. sulver, OHG. silabar, silbar, G. silber, Icel. silfr, Sw. silfver, Dan. s[ o]lv,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • king's silver — In old English practice, a fine due the king pro licentia concordandi (for leave to agree), in the process of levying a fine …   Black's law dictionary

  • king's silver — In old English practice, a fine due the king pro licentia concordandi (for leave to agree), in the process of levying a fine …   Black's law dictionary

  • king's silver — Sometimes called the post fine,–an ancient revenue of the king which was due him by royal prerogative and which was required to be paid into the royal treasury at the second stage of a proceeding of levying a fine for alienation of land. See 2 Bl …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • king's silver — noun Usage: usually capitalized K : post fine …   Useful english dictionary

  • King's silver — noun see post fine …   Useful english dictionary

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