conjunctive legacy


Definition of conjunctive legacy

: a legacy awarding under Roman law the same thing to two or more persons in one dispositive clause and allowing for each colegatee's share to be increased proportionately if the share of any other colegatee lapses or becomes vacant before it vests distinguished from disjunctive legacy

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“Conjunctive legacy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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