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|Noun||1.||executor-heir relation - the responsibility of an executor (or administrator) of an estate to act in the best interests of the heir|
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
fiduciary relation - the legal relation that exists when one person justifiably places reliance on another whose aid or protection is sought in some matter