What is CENS?

In French Canadian law. An annual tribute or due reserved to a seignior or lord, and imposed merely in recognition of his superiority. Guyot, Inst. c. 9.

More On This Topic



Link to This Definition
Did you find this definition of CENS helpful? You can share it by copying the code below and adding it to your blog or web page.
Written and fact checked by The Law Dictionary