Testation
Testation Tes*ta"tion, n. [L. testatio.] A witnessing or witness. [Obs.] --Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster]

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  • testation — tes·ta·tion /te stā shən/ n: the act or power of disposing of property by testament or will freedom of testation Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • testation — teˈstāshən noun ( s) Etymology: Late Latin testation , testatio, from Latin testatus (past participle) + ion , io ion 1. obsolete : affirmation, testament …   Useful english dictionary

  • testation — noun The action of a testator in disposing of property by a will …   Wiktionary

  • testation — noun Law the disposal of property by will …   English new terms dictionary

  • testation — tes·ta·tion …   English syllables

  • testation — /tɛsˈteɪʃən/ (say tes tayshuhn) noun 1. the disposal of property by will. 2. Obsolete attestation; witnessing …   Australian English dictionary

  • testation — te|sta|tion sb., en, er, erne (det at testamentere) …   Dansk ordbog

  • testation — /testeyshan/ Witness; evidence …   Black's law dictionary

  • testation — Same as attestation …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • inheritance — /in her i teuhns/, n. 1. something that is or may be inherited; property passing at the owner s death to the heir or those entitled to succeed; legacy. 2. the genetic characters transmitted from parent to offspring, taken collectively. 3.… …   Universalium

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