Definition of manorialism in US English:

manorialism

noun

  • In medieval Europe: the manorial system of social and economic organization.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Frederic William Maitland (1850–1906), legal historian. From manorial + -ism.

Pronunciation

manorialism

/məˈnɔːrɪəlɪz(ə)m/