feudatory: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (fy'du-tôr"ē, -tōr"ē), [key]
— n., pl. adj. -ries,
- a person who holds lands by feudal tenure; a feudal vassal.
- a fief or fee.
- (of a kingdom or state) under the overlordship of another sovereign or state.
- (of a feudal estate) holding or held by feudal tenure.
- feudatory (Thesaurus)