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joint tenant

noun, Law.
1.
one of two or more persons who hold property in joint tenancy.
Compare tenant in common.
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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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