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feudal

feu·dal

feudal

 
pronunciation:
fyu dl
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of, concerning, or similar to feudalism, in which a landholding lord granted land to vassals on condition of their serving him.
A feudal relationship existed between peasants and the nobility.
definition 2: of, related to, or similar to the Middle Ages, when feudalism was common in Europe.
This fortress was built during feudal times.