Definition of adscription in English:

adscription

noun

  • Attachment as an adscript serf.

Origin

Early 17th century (in an earlier sense). From classical Latin adscrīptiōn-, adscrīptiō. Compare ascription, which is now the usual form, except in specific use in sense 3. Compare also foreign-language forms cited at ascription.

Pronunciation:

adscription

/ədˈskrɪpʃn//adˈskrɪpʃn/