coheir

[ koh-air ]
/ koʊˈɛər /

noun

a joint heir.

Origin of coheir

1350–1400; Middle English. See co-, heir

OTHER WORDS FROM coheir

co·heir·ship, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for coheir

coheir
/ (kəʊˈɛə) /

noun

a person who inherits jointly with others

Derived forms of coheir

coheiress, fem n
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