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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 gav·el·kind /ˈgævəlˌkaɪnd/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Gav·el·kind n.  O. Eng. Law A tenure by which land descended from the father to all his sons in equal portions, and the land of a brother, dying without issue, descended equally to his brothers. It still prevails in the county of Kent.