Coheir Co*heir, n. A joint heir; one of two or more heirs; one of several entitled to an inheritance. [1913 Webster]

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  • coheir — co·heir /ˌkō er/ n: a joint heir Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • coheir — [kō′er΄, kō er′] n. a person who inherits jointly with another or others …   English World dictionary

  • coheir — coheirship, n. /koh air /, n. a joint heir. [1350 1400; ME. See CO , HEIR] * * * …   Universalium

  • coheir — noun One of several who are heirs to an estate …   Wiktionary

  • coheir — co·heir || ‚kəʊ eÉ™ n. coinheritor, joint inheritor …   English contemporary dictionary

  • coheir — co·heir …   English syllables

  • coheir — co•heir [[t]koʊˈɛər[/t]] n. law a joint heir • Etymology: 1350–1400 co•heir′ship, n …   From formal English to slang

  • coheir — /koʊˈɛə/ (say koh air) noun a joint heir. –coheiress, feminine noun –coheirship, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • coheir — A joint heir; a person who succeeds or inherits jointly with another, or with other, heirs; an heir who takes as joint tenant with another, or with other, heirs …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • coheir — (ˈ)kō+ noun Etymology: co + heir : a joint heir …   Useful english dictionary

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