American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2

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Author: Noah Webster

Modus

MO’DUS, n. [L.] A compensation for tithes; an equivalent in money or other certain thing, given to a parson or vicar by the owners of land in lieu of tithes. The whole phrase is modus decimandi; but modus alone is commonly used.

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Chicago: Noah Webster Jr., "Modus," American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2 in An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2 (New York: S. Converse, 1828), Original Sources, accessed October 1, 2023, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=DD398D5679F3QXD.

MLA: Webster, Noah, Jr. "Modus." American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2, in An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2, New York, S. Converse, 1828, Original Sources. 1 Oct. 2023. http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=DD398D5679F3QXD.

Harvard: Webster, N, 'Modus' in American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2. cited in 1828, An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2, S. Converse, New York. Original Sources, retrieved 1 October 2023, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=DD398D5679F3QXD.