intestable

[ in-tes-tuh-buhl ]
/ ɪnˈtɛs tə bəl /

adjective Law.

not legally qualified to make a will, as an infant or a lunatic.

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Origin of intestable

1580–90; <Latin intestābilis disqualified from bearing witness, equivalent to in-in-3 + testā() to bear witness + -bilis-ble; see testify
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