hereditament

noun her·e·dit·a·ment \ ˌher-ə-ˈdi-tə-mənt \

Definition of hereditament

: heritable property

Origin and Etymology of hereditament

Middle English, from Medieval Latin hereditamentum, from Late Latin hereditare to inherit, from Latin hered-, heres


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hereditament

noun her·e·dit·a·ment \ ˌher-ə-ˈdi-tə-mənt \

legal Definition of hereditament

: inheritable property

Origin and Etymology of hereditament

Medieval Latin hereditamentum, from Late Latin hereditare to inherit, from Latin hered-, heres heir


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