lucrative succession

noun

Scots law
: the succession of an heir who has during the lifetime of the ancestor accepted without adequate consideration any part of the estate which he would otherwise have inherited

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“Lucrative succession.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lucrative%20succession. Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

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