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We found 21 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word mesne:
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General dictionaries General (16 matching dictionaries)
  1. mesne: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. mesne: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. mesne: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. Mesne, mesne: Wordnik [home, info]
  5. mesne: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  6. mesne: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Mesne, mesne: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  8. mesne: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Mesne: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  10. Mesne: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  11. mesne: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  12. Mesne: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  13. mesne: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Mesne: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  15. mesne: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  16. mesne: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. mesne: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  2. mesne: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  3. mesne: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  4. MESNE: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  5. mesne: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Quick definitions (mesne)

  • (a.) Middle; intervening; as, a mesne lord, that is, a lord who holds land of a superior, but grants a part of it to another person, in which case he is a tenant to the superior, but lord or superior to the second grantee, and hence is called the mesne lord.

    (This definition is from the 1913 Webster's Dictionary and may be outdated.)
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