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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “inheritance”

inheritance

noun [C usually singular, U] (FROM DEAD PERSON)
继承
 
 
/ɪnˈher.ɪ.tənts/
money or objects that someone gives you when they die
继承的遗产
The large inheritance from his aunt meant that he could buy his own boat.
从姑母那里继承的大笔遗产意味着他可以给自己买艘船了。
At twenty-one she came into her inheritance (= it was given to her).
她21岁时继承了遗产。
Inheriting and bequeathingTrusts and funds
(Definition of inheritance noun (FROM DEAD PERSON) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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