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inheritor

[in-her-i-ter]
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noun
  1. a person who inherits; heir.
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Origin of inheritor

First recorded in 1400–50, inheritor is from the late Middle English word enheritour, -er. See inherit, -or2
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Related Words for inheritors

replacement, heir, recipient, beneficiary, scion, successor, inheritor, follower, descendant, heritor, possessor, receiver, payee, devisee, grantee, donee, assignee, stipendiary, legatee, heiress

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