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  1. Wardmote(noun)

    anciently, a meeting of the inhabitants of a ward; also, a court formerly held in each ward of London for trying defaults in matters relating to the watch, police, and the like

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  1. Wardmote

    A wardmote was a meeting of the inhabitants of a ward, or a court held in the ward to try defaults in matters relating to the watch, police, and the like. The term is used in York, London, Faversham, etc., and was also used by the Chartists.

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