ab intestato

adverb
ab in·tes·ta·to | \ˌab-ˌin-tes-ˈtā-tō, ˌäb-ˌin-tes-ˈtä-tō\

Legal Definition of ab intestato 

in the civil law of Louisiana : from an intestate

History and Etymology for ab intestato

Latin

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