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inheritrix

[ in-her-i-triks ]
/ 瑟n藞h蓻r 瑟 tr瑟ks /
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noun, plural in路her路i路tri路ces [in-her-i-trahy-seez]. /瑟n藢h蓻r 瑟藞tra瑟 siz/. Law.
a woman who inherits; heiress.
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Also in路her路i路tress [in-her-i-tris]. /瑟n藞h蓻r 瑟 tr瑟s/.

Origin of inheritrix

First recorded in 1475鈥85; inheri(tor) + -trix

usage note for inheritrix

See -trix, -ess.
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