Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each 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.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    See Curtest.