coparcener

noun co·par·ce·ner \ kō-ˈpärs-nər , -ˈpär-sə-nər \

Definition of coparcener

: a joint heir

First Known Use of coparcener

15th century

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coparcener

noun co·par·ce·ner \ ˌkō-ˈpärs-ᵊn-ər \

legal Definition of coparcener

: a joint heir

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