Heirship movables
Heirship Heir"ship, n. The state, character, or privileges of an heir; right of inheriting. [1913 Webster]

{Heirship movables}, certain kinds of movables which the heir is entitled to take, besides the heritable estate. [Scot.] [1913 Webster]


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