inter vivos

inter vivos

[in-ter vahy-vohs, vee-]
noun Law.
(especially of a gift or trust) taking effect during the lifetimes of the parties involved; between living persons.

Origin:
1830–40; < Latin inter vīvōs literally, among the living

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inter vivos (ˈɪntə ˈviːvɒs)
 
adj
law between living people: an inter vivos gift

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