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legatee

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of legatee

  1. a person who has the right to inherit property <the couple had no children, so they declared their nephew their only legatee> Synonyms heir at law, inheritor, heirRelated Words claimant; heir apparent, representative, succeeder, successor; coheir, coheiress, heiress; assignee, beneficiary, devisee, grantee; descendant (also descendent), scion




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