beneficiary heir

In the law of Louisiana, one who has accepted the succession under the benefit of an inventory regularly made. Civ.Code La. art. 883. Also, one who may accept the succession with benefit of inventory

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • beneficiary heir — see heir Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • beneficiary heir — noun Scots law : an heir who enters upon the estate of his predecessor with the benefit of an inventory that determines the exact limits of his liability for the predecessor s debts …   Useful english dictionary

  • beneficiary heir — A term of significance in Louisiana. One taking according to inventory. See beneficium inventari …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • heir — / ar/ n: one who inherits or is entitled to succeed to the possession of property after the death of its owner: as a: one who by operation of law inherits the property and esp. the real property of a person who dies without leaving a valid will… …   Law dictionary

  • heir — /er/ See heirs @ heir apparent An heir whose right of inheritance is indefeasible, provided he outlive the ancestor; as in England the eldest son, or his issue, who must, by the course of the common law, be heir to the father whenever he happens… …   Black's law dictionary

  • heir — I heir, heiress (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. legatee, inheritor, beneficiary. See possession, acquisition. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. scion, inheritor, heir presumptive, future possessor, legal heir, heir apparent, successor,… …   English dictionary for students

  • heir — Synonyms and related words: aftermath, apparent heir, backup man, beneficiary, beneficiary heir, breed, brood, children, conclusion, consequence, coparcener, descendant, descendants, descent, dynasty, effect, family, fideicommissary heir,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • heir apparent — Synonyms and related words: Muslim rulers, Prinz, apparent heir, atheling, beneficiary heir, coparcener, crown prince, emir, fideicommissary heir, fiduciary heir, heir, heir expectant, heir general, heir in tail, heir of entail, heir of inventory …   Moby Thesaurus

  • heir of inventory — noun (plural heirs of inventory) Scots law : beneficiary heir …   Useful english dictionary

  • beneficiary — ben·e·fi·cia·ry /ˌbe nə fi shē ˌer ē, fi shə rē/ n pl ries: a person or entity (as a charity or estate) that receives a benefit from something: as a: the person or entity named or otherwise entitled to receive the principal or income or both from …   Law dictionary

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