[ pahr-suh-ner ]
/ ˈpɑr sə nər /
a joint heir; coheir.
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British Dictionary definitions for parcener
/ (ˈpɑːsɪnə) /
a person who takes an equal share with another or others; coheirAlso called: coparcener
Word Origin for parcener
C13: from Old French parçonier, from parçon distribution, from Latin partītiō a sharing, from partīre to divide
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