caducary

adjective ca·du·ca·ry \kəˈd(y)ükərē\
variants: or

caduciary

\-üs(h)ēˌerē, -üshərē\

Definition of caducary

  1. :  relating to or transferred by escheat, lapse, or forfeiture

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Origin and Etymology of caducary

Latin caducarius, from caducus caducous + -arius -ary


First Known Use: 1757


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