administrator with will annexed


administrator with will annexed
One appointed administrator of deceased's estate after executors named in will have refused or are unable to act

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • administrator with will annexed — An administrator who takes the place of an executor under a will. The administrator steps in either when a will fails to nominate an executor or the named executor is unable to serve. Also called administrator cum testamento annexo or CTA.… …   Law dictionary

  • with the will annexed — See administrator with the will annexed …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • administrator with the will annexed — see administrator Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • administrator with the will annexed — See administrator cum testamento annexo …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • administrator with the will annexed — one appointed to administer an estate where the testator has appointed no executor or where his appointment of an executor has failed (as through death, incompetency, or refusal to act) …   Useful english dictionary

  • administrator — ad·min·i·stra·tor /əd mi nə ˌstrā tər/ n 1: a person appointed by a probate court to manage the distribution of the assets in the estate of a person who has died without leaving a valid will or leaving a will that does not name an executor able… …   Law dictionary

  • will — 1 n 1: the desire, inclination, or choice of a person or group 2: the faculty of wishing, choosing, desiring, or intending 3: a legal declaration of a person s wishes regarding the disposal of his or her property after death; esp: a formally… …   Law dictionary

  • administrator — (f administratrix) A person appointed by the court to administer (i.e., manage or take charge of) the assets and liabilities of a decedent (i.e., the deceased). Such person may be a male (i.e., administrator) or a female (i.e., administratrix).… …   Black's law dictionary

  • administrator cum testamento annexo — see administrator Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. administrator cum testamento annexo …   Law dictionary

  • administrator durante minori aetate — Durante minori aetate. Exists where an infant is made executor, in which case administration with will annexed is granted to another during the minority of such executor, and until he shall attain his lawful age to act …   Black's law dictionary


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