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ELEEMOSYNARIA Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

The place In a religious house where the common alms weredeposited, and thence by the almoner distributed to the poor.In old English law. The aumeric, aumbry, or ambry; words still used in commonspeech in the north of England, to denote a pantry or cupboard. Cowell.The office of almoner. Cowell.


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