Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A joint female heir, as to an estate.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A joint heiress; a female who shares equally or definitely in an inheritance.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A female heir who inherits with other heiresses; a joint heiress.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun One of several who are heiresses to an estate

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

co- +‎ heiress

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