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sine prole

[sahy-nee proh-lee, sin-ey] /ˈsaɪ ni ˈproʊ li, ˈsɪn eɪ/
adverb, Law.
without offspring or progeny:
to die sine prole.
Origin of sine prole
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British Dictionary definitions for sine prole

sine prole

/ˈsaɪnɪ ˈprəʊlɪ/
adjective, adverb
(law) without issue (esp in the phrase demisit sine prole (died without issue))
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Word Origin and History for sine prole

legalistic Latin, "without issue," from sine "without" (see sans) + prole, ablative of proles "offspring" (see prolific).

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