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
- Frank slaughter
[slaw-ter] /ˈslɔ tər/ noun 1. Frank, 1908–2001, U.S. novelist and physician. /ˈslɔːtə/ noun 1. the killing of animals, esp for food 2. the savage killing of a person 3. the indiscriminate or brutal killing of large numbers of people, as in war; massacre 4. (informal) a resounding defeat verb (transitive) 5. to kill (animals), esp […]
- Frank-starling curve
Frank-Starling curve (frängk’-) n. See Starling’s curve.
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- Frank stella
[stel-uh] /ˈstɛl ə/ noun 1. Frank (Phillip) born 1936, U.S. painter. 2. Joseph, 1887–1946, U.S. painter, born in Italy. 3. a female given name: from a Latin word meaning “star.”. fem. proper name, from Latin stella “star” (see star (n.)). stella stel·la (stěl’ə) n. pl. stel·lae (stěl’ē) A star or star-shaped figure.