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  1. Subarration(noun)

    the ancient custom of betrothing by the bestowal, on the part of the man, of marriage gifts or tokens, as money, rings, or other presents, upon the woman

  2. Origin: [Pref. sub- + L. arra, arrha, earnest money. See Earnest a pledge.]


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