Definition of Inheritances

1. Noun. (plural of inheritance) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Inheritances

1. inheritance [n] - See also: inheritance

Inheritances Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Inheritances Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Inheritances

inherent aptitude
inherent power
inherent powers
inherently
inheres
inhering
inherit
inheritability
inheritable
inheritableness
inheritably
inheritance
inheritance powder
inheritance tax
inheritance taxes
inheritances (current term)
inherited
inherited albumin variants
inherited character
inherited disease
inherited disorder
inherited wealth
inheriter
inheriters
inheriting
inheritor
inheritors
inheritour
inheritress
inheritresses

Literary usage of Inheritances

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon (1914)
"To supply the deficiency, the emperor suggested a new tax of five per cent, on all legacies and inheritances. But the nobles of Rome were more tenacious of ..."

2. Taxation in American States and Cities by Richard Theodore Ely, John Huston Finley (1888)
"NEW YORK LAWS REGARDING COLLATERAL inheritances AND BEQUESTS. AN ACT to amend chapter four hundred and eighty-three of the laws of eighteen hundred and ..."

3. The Legal Rights, Liabilities and Duties of Women: With an Introductory by Edward Deering Mansfield (1845)
"Law of inheritances, and of Consanguinity. 2. Law of inheritances. (5) Under the Feudal Law, the rule is, that the males shall be invariably preferred to ..."

4. A Digest of the Laws of England Respecting Real Property by William Cruise (1827)
"Doctrine of Descents, THE first rule or canon of descent, as laid down by Sir W. Blackstone, is,—" That inheritances shall lineally descend to the issue of ..."

5. The Institutes of Justinian by John Baron Moyle (1896)
"OF TRUST inheritances. We now proceed to fiduciary bequests or trusts ; and let us begin with trust inheritances. 1 Legacies or inheritances given by trust ..."

6. Commentaries on the Roman-Dutch Law by Simon van Leeuwen (1820)
"SECTION I. Of inheritances and ... heirs proceed from them, and by those, the ascending heirs are ascertained, so as to point out their of inheritances. ..."

7. The Science of Finance: An Investigation of Public Expenditures and Public by Henry Carter Adams (1898)
"(3) ASSIGNMENT OF TAX ON inheritances AND PROFESSIONAL INCOMES.—The fiscal system thus presented makes use of all the sources of revenue which the foregoing ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Inheritances

Search for Inheritances on Dictionary.com!Search for Inheritances on Thesaurus.com!Search for Inheritances on Google!Search for Inheritances on Wikipedia!

Search

Translations