Contingent estate

Dictionary: 
Ballentine's Law Dictionary

One wherein the person who is to enjoy it, or the event upon which it is to arise, is uncertain. See 185 Pa. St. 179, 64 Am. St. Rep. 621, 39 Atl. 879; 64 Am. St. Rep. 658, note.

Author: 
James A. Ballentine
Publisher: 
The Bobbs-Merrill Company
Year Published: 
1916
Genre: 
Law Dictionary