A person who shares equally with others in the inheritance of an undivided estate or in the rights to it (in the UK now as equitable interests).
More example sentences
- All the coparceners have unity of possession and community of interest in the joint family property.
- Only the male members are coparceners and they acquire interest in the joint Hindu property by birth.
- The proposed amendment now attempts to make daughters coparceners at birth in ancestral property.