Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    Land assigned for the support of a person or institution.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Land given, assigned or allotted to the finding of food or victuals for any person or persons; as in monasteries for the monks, etc. Cowell; Blount.