[ po-stree-moh-jen-i-cher, -choor ]
/ pɒˌstri moʊˈdʒɛn ɪ tʃər, -ˌtʃʊər /
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a system of inheritance under which the estate of a deceased person goes to his youngest son.
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Also called ultimogeniture .
Compare primogeniture (def. 2).
Words nearby postremogeniture
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