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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Stated verbally.

Usage examples (27)
  • "It is true that under certain exceptional circumstances a man may make what is known as a nuncupative will."
  • All was well in the kingdom, the nuncupative oozings of the Worm notwithstanding.
  • For another vivid example of a nuncupative will, see Narrett, “Preparation for Death,” p.
  • The will of the Minstrel of Paradise is a nuncupative one taken by his daughter, the great poet being blind. for more
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