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legatee

noun

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a person who has the right to inherit property
  • the couple had no children, so they declared their nephew their only legatee

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The first known use of legatee was in 1627

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“Legatee.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/legatee. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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