Definition of feudal adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈfjuːdl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfjuːdl//
[usually before noun]
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connected with or similar to feudalism the feudal system Word Origin early 17th cent.: from medieval Latin feudalis, from feudum, ultimately of Germanic origin.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: feudal