A coheir, or one of two or more persons to whom an estate of inheritance descends jointly, and by whom it is held as one estate.

Origin: Of. Paronnier, parsonnier, fr. Parzon, parun, parcion, part, portion, fr. L. Partitio a division. See Partition, and cf. Partner.

(01 Mar 1998)

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