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inofficious will

noun, Law.
1.
a will inconsistent with the moral duty and natural affection of the testator, especially one denying the legitimate heirs the portions of the estate to which they are legally entitled.
Also called inofficious testament.
Compare officious will.
Origin
1655-1665
1655-65
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