Jointureless \Join"ture*less\, a. Having no jointure. [1913 Webster]

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  • 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

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