Definition of Estate
Example of Estate
- The estates in France until the French Revolution (1789–1799) were the clergy (First Estate), nobility (Second Estate), and commoners (Third Estate). The estate system is referred to as the Ancien Régime (Old Regime).
- Plural: estates
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APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
estate. (2017). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/estate/
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Bell, Kenton, ed. 2017. “estate.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed August 24, 2019. https://sociologydictionary.org/estate/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“estate.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2017. Web. 24 Aug. 2019. <https://sociologydictionary.org/estate/>.