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

    Disinheritance.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In the civll law. Disinheriting; disherison. The formui method of excluding an indefeasible (or forced) heir from the entire inheritance, by the testator's express declaration in the will that such person shall be exhæres. Mackeld. Rom. Law, § 711.