Cas"tle-guard` (?), n.

1.

The guard or defense of a castle.

2. O. Eng.Law

A tax or imposition an a dwelling within a certain distance of a castle, for the purpose of maintaining watch and ward in it; castle-ward.

3.

A feudal tenure, obliging the tenant to perform service within the realm, without limitation of time.

 

© Webster 1913.

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