patrimonial definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or regarding patrimony
    • Legally inherited from a single or more forefathers
    • Of or related to a patrimony; passed down from forefathers.
    • inherited or inheritable by founded principles (usually legal rules) of lineage
  • others:
    • regarding a patrimony; passed down from an ancestor or ancestors: as, a patrimonial estate.

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