Jointured
Jointure Join"ture, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jointured}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jointuring}.] To settle a jointure upon. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • jointured — adjective a) Bequeathed to a wife through jointure. b) Supplied with an estate through jointure …   Wiktionary

  • jointured — adj. provided with a jointure, holding a jointure (of a widow) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • jointured — …   Useful english dictionary

  • jointure — jointured, adj. jointureless, adj. /joyn cheuhr/, n. Law. 1. an estate or property settled on a woman in consideration of marriage, to be owned by her after her husband s death. 2. Obs. a joint tenancy limited in favor of a husband and wife.… …   Universalium

  • Jointure — Join ture, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jointured}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jointuring}.] To settle a jointure upon. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Jointuring — Jointure Join ture, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jointured}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jointuring}.] To settle a jointure upon. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”