coparcenary

noun
co·​par·​ce·​nary | \ kō-ˈpär-sə-ˌner-ē How to pronounce coparcenary (audio) \
plural coparcenaries

Definition of coparcenary

1 : joint heirship
2 : joint ownership

First Known Use of coparcenary

circa 1504, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Coparcenary.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coparcenary. Accessed 5 December 2019.

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coparcenary

noun
co·​par·​ce·​nary | \ ˌkō-ˈpärs-ᵊn-ˌer-ē How to pronounce coparcenary (audio) \
plural coparcenaries

Legal Definition of coparcenary

1 : joint heirship
2 : joint ownership

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