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intestate

adjective [after verb] uk   us   /ɪnˈtes.teɪt/ specialized
If someone dies intestate, they have died without leaving instructions about who should receive .their property: Many people die intestate because they thought they were too young to make a will.
Translations of “intestate”
in Chinese (Traditional) 無遺囑的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 无遗嘱的…
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