Heriot service

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Heriot service (Law) a heriot due by reservation in a grant or lease of lands.
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Usage

In literature:

Is it true, Dr. Heriot, that I can be of any service to you?
"Heriot's Choice" by Rosa Nouchette Carey
The principal feature of Heriot's administration was the establishment of a regular mail service to the settlements in Upper Canada.
"The History of the Post Office in British North America" by William Smith
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