[in-ter vahy-vohs, vee-]
- (especially of a gift or trust) taking effect during the lifetimes of the parties involved; between living persons.
Origin of inter vivos
First recorded in 1830–40, inter vivos is from the Latin word inter vīvōs literally, among the living
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- law between living peoplean inter vivos gift
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