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joint tenantnoun [C]

uk   us   LAW, PROPERTY
a ​person who ​owns a whole ​building or ​piece of ​land with at least one other ​person, and who will automically become the ​owner of all of it if the other ​owners die
(Definition of joint tenant from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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