Definitions for third estate
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
the third of the three estates: the commons in France or England.
Category: Western History
Ref: Compare estate (def. 6). 5
Origin of third estate:
third estate, Commons(noun)
the common people
The caste of commoners in France prior to 1789.
The commoners, collectively, in any society.
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