third estate

noun
the third of the three estates or political orders: the commons in France or England. Compare estate ( def 5 ).

Origin:
1595–1605

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third estate
 
n
the third order or class in a country or society divided into estates, esp for representation in a parliament; the commons, townsmen, or middle class

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Instead they were transferred to a third estate, rented to house pigs at risk.
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