disinheriting


disinheriting
dis·in·her·it || ‚dɪsɪn'herɪt v. exclude from a will; deprive of an inheritance

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  • Disheritance — Dis*her it*ance (d[i^]s*h[e^]r [i^]t*ans), n. [Cf. OF. desheritance.] The act of disinheriting or state of being disinherited; disinheritance. [Obs.] Beau. & Fl. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Disinherit — Dis in*her it, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disinherited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Disinheriting}.] [Cf. {Disherit}, {Disheir}.] 1. To cut off from an inheritance or from hereditary succession; to prevent, as an heir, from coming into possession of any property …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Disinheritance — Dis in*her it*ance, n. The act of disinheriting, or the condition of being; disinherited; disherison. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Disinherited — Disinherit Dis in*her it, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disinherited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Disinheriting}.] [Cf. {Disherit}, {Disheir}.] 1. To cut off from an inheritance or from hereditary succession; to prevent, as an heir, from coming into possession of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English