plowbote


plowbote
A tenant's common-law right of estovers consisting of a sufficient amount of the timber necessary ni making or repairing all instruments, tools, and implements used in husbandry. Anderson v Cowan, 125 Iowa 259, 101 NW 92.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • Plowbote — Plow bote , Ploughbote Plough bote , n. (Eng. Law) Wood or timber allowed to a tenant for the repair of instruments of husbandry. See {Bote}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ploughbote — Plowbote Plow bote , Ploughbote Plough bote , n. (Eng. Law) Wood or timber allowed to a tenant for the repair of instruments of husbandry. See {Bote}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bote — Bote, n. [Old form of boot; used in composition. See 1st {Boot}.] (Law) (a) Compensation; amends; satisfaction; expiation; as, man bote, a compensation or a man slain. (b) Payment of any kind. Bouvier. (c) A privilege or allowance of necessaries …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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