dependent relative revocation


: a doctrine holding that if the destruction, cancellation, or revocation of a will is dependent on the making of a new will which is not made or is found to be invalid then the original will is still in effect

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“Dependent relative revocation.” Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2023.

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