1. The act of levying or taking tithes; that which is taken as tithe; a tithe. "To take tithing of their blood and sweat." (Motley)
2. A number or company of ten householders who, dwelling near each other, were sureties or frankpledges to the king for the good behavior of each other; a decennary.
Origin: AS. Teoung.
(01 Mar 1998)
titanium greenfield ivc filter, titano-, titanotherium, TITh, tithe < Prev | Next >
tithonic, tithonicity, tithonographic
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