from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A court limited to the jurisdiction of probating wills and administering estates.
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- n. A court (tribunal) whose function is to administer estates (property of a decedent) and prove wills
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. a court for the probate of wills.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a court having jurisdiction over the probate of wills and the administration of estates
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