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1911 Encyclopedia Britannica
(0. Fr. pasnage, from Med. Lat. pasnagium, pasnaticum for pastionaticum, pascio; pascere, to feed), an English legal term for the feeding of swine in a wood or forest, hence used of a right or privilege to do this. The word is also used generally of the food, such as acorns, beech-mast, &c., on which the swine feed.
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Chisholm, Hugh, General Editor. Entry for 'Pannage'. 1911 Encyclopedia Britanica. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/bri/p/pannage.html. 1910.