Focus on the pronunciation of testate
English definition of “testate”
/ˈtesteɪt/ adjective LAW
› having died after leaving instructions about who should be given your property and money: Where the deceased is testate and has a spouse, but does not refer to her in his will, she can apply for the compensation.
› relating to someone who has died after leaving instructions about who should be given their property and money: Both landlord and tenant have legal estates which may pass to others on sale, under the rules of testate or intestate succession. → Compare intestate