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fief
land offered by kings to vassals in exchange for loyalty and military service
knight
a trained warrior from the Middle Ages who fought on horseback with swords and lances
feudalism
a type of society between lords and vassals, provided a way to settle arguments
manors
large farms or estates on the land of nobles
economy
the way in which resources and workers are used to produce goods and services
serf
work for lords, need lords' permission to leave the manor, couldn't be sold like slaves
Crusade
a war for the Christians to free the land from Muslim control
tax
money paid to a ruler or government in return for government services