collation inter haeredes

noun
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

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

History and Etymology for collation inter haeredes

partial translation of New Latin collatio inter haeredes collation among heirs

Learn More About collation inter haeredes

Dictionary Entries Near collation inter haeredes

collational

collation inter haeredes

collation inter liberos

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for collation inter haeredes

Cite this Entry

“Collation inter haeredes.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/collation%20inter%20haeredes. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!