Redescent

What is Redescent?

Redescent definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
the act, process, or fact of moving from a higher to a lower position.
a downward inclination or slope.
a passage or stairway leading down.
derivation from an ancestor; lineage; extraction.
any passing from higher to lower in degree or state; decline.
a sudden raid or hostile attack.

Law. transmission of real property by intestate succession.

 

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