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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Udal Tenure.
 
The same as “allodial tenure,” the opposite of “feudal tenure.” Feudal tenure is the holding of a tenement of land under a feudal lord. Udal tenure is a sort of freehold, held by the right of long possession. (Icelandic, othal, allodial.)   1
 


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