collation inter haeredes

collation in·​ter hae·​re·​des | \ -ˈintərheˈrēˌdēz \

Definition of collation inter haeredes

Scots law
: collation by an heir to heritable property who is also entitled to share in the movable property to prevent unfair diminution in the shares of those taking the movable property

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History and Etymology for collation inter haeredes

partial translation of New Latin collatio inter haeredes collation among heirs

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“Collation inter haeredes.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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