Meaning of “specific legacy” in the English Dictionary


"specific legacy" in Business English

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specific legacynoun [ C ]

uk us LAW

a particular named object or asset that is given to someone out of the general assets of someone who has died:

He added a codicil to his will giving specific legacies of €10,000 to each of his children.

(Definition of “specific legacy” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)