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curtilage

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Noun
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cur=ti=lage

CIDE DICTIONARY

curtilagen. [OF. cortillage, curtillage, fr. cortil court, courtyard, LL. cortis court. See Court.].
     A yard, courtyard, or piece of ground, included within the fence surrounding a dwelling house.  Burrill.  [1913 Webster]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

curtilage, n. an area attached to a dwelling-house and forming one enclosure with it.

Etymology
ME f. AF curtilage, OF co(u)rtillage f. co(u)rtil small court f. cort COURT

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