Purveyance vs Surveyance - What's the difference?

purveyance | surveyance |


As nouns the difference between purveyance and surveyance

is that purveyance is the act of purveying while surveyance is survey; inspection.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

purveyance

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • The act of purveying
  • (British) The prerogative of the Crown to requisition goods and services for royal use
  • Derived terms

    * dispurveyance * purveyancing

    surveyance

    English

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • survey; inspection
  • (Webster 1913)