- a member of a coparcenary.
Origin of coparcener
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A childless widow is a coparcener with the brothers of the deceased, and forfeits this right if she remarries.Castes and Tribes of Southern India
In the other, I was a coparcener, and only received on a division the equal portion allotted me.
- law a person who inherits an estate as coheir with othersAlso called: parcener
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