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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (law) a gift of personal property by will.

Usage examples (35)
  • There are two lasting bequests we can give our children: one is roots. The other is wings.
  • Procopius, who, alleging as his title a bequest of the Emperor
  • Library, London, was established by a bequest from the dissenting minister,
  • Another bequest was his "best hat and band never worn to old Mr. William Brewster." for more
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