heritable definition

  • adjective:
    • effective at becoming passed from one generation to the next; hereditary.
    • with the capacity of inheriting or taking by inheritance.
    • capable of being inherited, passed away from moms and dads to their kids
    • Capable of becoming inherited or of moving by inheritance; inheritable.
    • Capable of inheriting or obtaining by inheritance.
    • effective at becoming passed down
  • others:
    • effective at being passed down; inheritable; in Scots legislation, driving by inheritance to heirs at legislation: as, heritable legal rights or possessions, composed of land and all things attached to or linked to it, and quite often of other items made descendible by succession, in difference from movable legal rights or home, consisting of things not connected or descendible.
    • effective at inheriting or using by descent.
  • noun:
    • In Scots law, a possession or right which may be passed down, or that might descend by succession.

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