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English definition of “disinherit”

disinherit

verb [T] uk   /ˌdɪs.ɪnˈher.ɪt/ us  
to prevent someone, especially a son or daughter who has made you angry, from receiving any of your property after your death: Her father said he'd disinherit her if she married Stephen.Inheriting and bequeathing
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