coparcener

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co·par·ce·ner

 (kō-pär′sə-nər)
n.
One of two or more persons sharing an inheritance; a joint heir. Also called parcener.

coparcener

(kəʊˈpɑːsɪnə)
n
(Law) law a person who inherits an estate as coheir with others. Also called: parcener

co•par•ce•ner

(koʊˈpɑr sə nər)

n.
a joint heir.
[1400–50]
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While there was no right of survivorship, in some ways the law treated coparceners as holding one estate.
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.
It has been described as a group of adult male coparceners and their dependents-the dependents being wives and children (Gore, 1968; Ross, 1961).