joint tenant

noun Law.
one of two or more persons who hold property in joint tenancy.
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The joint tenant who dies leaving a surviving joint tenant has no interest which he may devise.
Certify the termination of any life estate or the right of survivorship of any joint tenant in the property described.
Effectuate the right of survivorship of a joint tenant.
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