inter vivos trust

noun

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web An inter vivos trust is one that is created and effective during the lifetime of the principal. Dallas News, 2 May 2021

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Word History

First Known Use

1949, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of inter vivos trust was in 1949

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“Inter vivos trust.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/inter%20vivos%20trust. Accessed 29 Nov. 2022.

Legal Definition

inter vivos trust

see trust

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