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[frangk-plej] /ˈfræŋkˌplɛdʒ/

noun, Old English Law.
a system of dividing a community into tithings or groups of ten men, each member of which was responsible for the conduct of the other members of his group and for the assurance that a member charged with a breach of the law would be produced at court.
a member of a tithing.
the tithing itself.
noun (in medieval England)
the corporate responsibility of members of a tithing for the good behaviour of each other
a member of a tithing
a tithing itself


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