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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

feu′dal sys`tem(n.)

  1. the political, military, and social system in the Middle Ages, based on the holding of lands in fief or fee and on the resulting relations between lord and vassal.

    Category: Western History

Origin of feudal system:

1770–80

Princeton's WordNet

  1. feudalism, feudal system(noun)

    the social system that developed in Europe in the 8th century; vassals were protected by lords who they had to serve in war

Wiktionary

  1. feudal system(Noun)

    feudalism

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