Domes"day` (?), n.

A day of judgment. See Doomsday.

[Obs.]

Domesday Book, the ancient record of the survey of most of the lands of England, made by order of William the Conqueror, about 1086. It consists of two volumes, a large folio and a quarto, and gives the proprietors' tenures, arable land, woodland, etc. [Written also [Doomsday Book[.]

 

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