partible

[ pahr-tuh-buh l ]SEE DEFINITION OF partible
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His third position, that the crown estates were partible, was but a forlorn hope.

For the lords purposes that system was at its best when it was rigid and no tenement was partible.

On the contrary, the individuals hold upon his strips developed very rapidly into an inheritable and partible ownership.

Thus one of the most immediate consequences of the partible quality of estates has been to create a class of free laborers.

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