jus accrescendi

noun
jus ac·​cres·​cen·​di | \ -ˌa-krə-ˈsen-ˌdī, -ˌä-krā-ˈsken-dē \

Legal Definition of jus accrescendi

: a right of accrual specifically : right of survivorship — compare accretion

History and Etymology for jus accrescendi

Latin, literally, right of increasing

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“Jus accrescendi.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/jus%20accrescendi. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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