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[Anglo-French enfeoffer, from Old French en-, causative prefix + fief fief]
: to invest (a person) with a freehold estate by feoffment
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.