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English Dictionary: fief by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
fief
n
  1. a piece of land held under the feudal system [syn: fief, feoff]
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Fief \Fief\, n. [F. fief; of German origin, and the same word as
      E. fee. See {Fee}, and cf. {Feud}, a tief.] (Law)
      An estate held of a superior on condition of military
      service; a fee; a feud. See under {Benefice}, n., 2.
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