Definition of self-proving in English:

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self-proving

adjective

Law
1(Of a will) accompanied by a witnesses' affidavit for which no oral testimony is needed to be admitted to probate: we recommend that all wills be self-proving
1.1Relating to an affidavit that makes a will self-proving: attached to the will offered for probate was a self-proving affidavit and certificate executed by the testatrix, the two witnesses to the will, and a notary public
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  • Texas has its own unique form of self-proving affidavit that must be used.

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Syllabification: self-prov·ing

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