Courtesy

Dictionary: 
Ballentine's Law Dictionary

The life estate which a widower has in the real property of which his wife was seised, if they have had lawful issue able to inherit. See 128 Am. St. Rep. 474, note.

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