Definition of Dowress. Meaning of Dowress. Synonyms of Dowress

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Definition of Dowress

Dowress
Dowress Dow"ress, n. A woman entitled to dower. --Bouvier.

Meaning of Dowress from wikipedia

- lease after the payment of the annuities as her dower. "[T]he right of a dowress to her dower is not only a legal right, so adjudged at law, but is also...
- Calais (Games, etc.) c. 17 (Attendance in war) c. 18 (Upholsterers) c. 19 (Dowress, etc.) c. 20 (Perjury) c. 21 (Wages of labourers, etc.) c. 22 (Fish) c...