ultimogenitary

ultimogeniture

[uhl-tuh-moh-jen-i-cher, -choor]

Origin:
1880–85; < Latin ultim(us) (see ultima) + (prim)ogeniture

ultimogenitary [uhl-tuh-moh-jen-i-ter-ee] , adjective
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ultimogeniture (ˌʌltɪməʊˈdʒɛnɪtʃə)
 
n
1.  Compare primogeniture a principle of inheritance whereby the youngest son succeeds to the estate of his ancestor
2.  another name for borough-English
 
[C19: ultimo- from Latin ultimus last + Late Latin genitura a birth]

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