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senechal

in medieval and early modern France, a steward or principal administrator in a royal or noble household. As time went on, the office declined in importance and was often equivalent to that of a bailiff (q.v.); the office and title persisted until the French Revolution.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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