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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of proving that an instrument purporting to be a will was signed and executed in accord with legal requirements;

Usage examples (38)
  • Nor can you get a jury trial in probate and child support cases.
  • After his wife died, his assets became tied up in probate and divorce proceedings.
  • The essence of probate is this: A dead person can’t transfer title to property.
  • One, her father served 42 years as what came to be known as the probate judge for Lowndes for more
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