Definition of descendible in English:


Line breaks: des¦cend|ible
Pronunciation: /dɪˈsɛndɪb(ə)l


  • (Of property) eligible to be inherited by a descendant: an estate descendible only in the male line
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    • A person's fame or ‘publicity right’ is deemed to be fully alienable and descendible.
    • In most states with publicity rights, the rights survive death and are transferable and descendible.
    • His authority during the time it lasted, would be the same whether it were for one year or twenty, or for life, or descendible to his eldest son.

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