coexecutor

noun
co·​ex·​ec·​u·​tor | \ ˌkō-ig-ˈze-k(y)ə-tər How to pronounce coexecutor (audio) \
variants: or co-executor
plural coexecutors or co-executors

Definition of coexecutor

: an executor who shares the duties of carrying out the provisions of a will with another : a joint executor She and her brother were named coexecutors of the estate.

Examples of coexecutor in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The coexecutors, Darren Indyke and Richard Kahn, did not return requests for comment. New York Times, 4 Feb. 2020 The estate’s coexecutors, Darren K. Indyke and Richard D. Kahn, could not be reached for comment. Washington Post, 16 Jan. 2020

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First Known Use of coexecutor

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Coexecutor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coexecutor. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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