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

    Fr. In old French law. An oven or bake-house. Four tanal, an oven, owned by the seignior of the estate, to which the tenants were obliged to bring their bread for baking. Also the proprietory right to maintain such an oven.