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A polictical and social system in which a powerful lord offered protection to a vassal in return for military service.
feudalism
a man who served a lord in a military capacity
vassal
a heavily armored soldier who fought on horseback
knight
land given to a vassal by a lord
fief
a contest where kinghts could show their fighting skills
tournament
a code of ethics that knights were supposed to uphold
chivalry
a set of unwritten rules that determined the relationship between a lord and his vassal
feudal contract