Meaning of SUBINFEUDATION in English

Pronunciation: ˌ s ə b- ˌ in-fyü- ' d ā -sh ə n

Function: noun

Etymology: sub- + infeudation enfeoffment

Date: circa 1730

: the subdivision of a feudal estate by a vassal who in turn becomes feudal lord over his tenants

– sub · in · feu · date transitive verb

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