words of procreation
Language in a will or deed, used to transfer property to a person and that person's descendants only. Typically, the words take the form "to A, and the heirs of his body," where A is the person inheriting the property.
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  • words of procreation — Words essential to the creation of an estate tall; as, an estate to A and the heirs of his body …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • words of procreation — the words necessary in conveying a fee in tail to indicate to whose children the conveyed estate is to be entailed …   Useful english dictionary

  • words — Symbols indicating ideas and subject to contraction and expansion to meet the idea sought to be expressed. Such have been referred to as labels whose content and meaning are continually shifting with the times. Massachusetts Protective Ass n v.… …   Black's law dictionary

  • procreation — The production of offspring. See words of procreation …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • procreation — Synonyms and related words: abiogenesis, act of love, adultery, aphrodisia, archigenesis, ass, balling, begetting, biogenesis, birth, blastogenesis, breeding, budding, burgeoning, carnal knowledge, climax, cohabitation, coition, coitus, coitus… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Same-sex marriage and procreation — is an issue that lawmakers and judges have used to determine whether or not same sex marriage is legal. One such use occurred in the 2006 Washington state Supreme Court decision, Andersen v. King County [… …   Wikipedia

  • English words first attested in Chaucer — Contents 1 Etymology 2 List 2.1 Canterbury Tales General Prologue …   Wikipedia

  • issue of his body — Words of limitation converting a fee simple into a fee tail, being words of inheritance as well as words of procreation. 28 Am J2d Est § 51 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • kinship — /kin ship/, n. 1. the state or fact of being of kin; family relationship. 2. relationship by nature, qualities, etc.; affinity. [1825 35; KIN + SHIP] Syn. 1. See relationship. 1, 2. connection. 2. bearing. * * * Socially recognized relationship… …   Universalium

  • Marriage — For other uses, see Marriage (disambiguation). Married and Matrimony redirect here. For other uses, see Married (disambiguation) and Matrimony (disambiguation) …   Wikipedia

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