Coparcener - definition of coparcener by The Free Dictionary
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One of two or more persons sharing an inheritance; a joint heir. Also called parcener.
(Law) law a person who inherits an estate as coheir with others. Also called: parcener
co•par•ce•ner (koʊˈpɑr sə nər)
a joint heir.
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Failing to secure its historical interests in a provision of the punishing, subsequently rescinded, Brest-Litovsk Pact has saddled Russia with a residual status as a coparcener
over territory historically and psychologically regarded as belonging to it.
held: "One coparcener
cannot lawfully alter, or deliver into the
The unity of time that is present in a joint tenancy is not present in coparcenary, as when one coparcener
died, her interest passed to her heirs.
roperties held by a coparcener
in a Hindu undivided family and property held by a person in fiduciary capacity are excluded from the definition of benami transaction.
1988) (held that the "life tenant(s) may not partition the remainder," and explained that remaindermen "are not joint tenants, tenants in common, or coparceners