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Meaning of CODICIL

Pronunciation:  'kâdisul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a supplement to a will; a testamentary instrument intended to alter an already executed will
 

CODICIL is a 7 letter word that starts with C.

 

 See Also: appendix, testament, will

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cod"i*cil\, n. [L. codicillus, dim. of codex: cf. F.
codicille. See {Code}.] (Law)
A clause added to a will.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: addendum, affix, afterthought, allonge, appendix, attested copy, back matter, bequeathal, bequest, chorus, coda, colophon, commentary, conclusion, consequence, continuance, continuation, devise, double take, dying words, enclitic, envoi, epilogue, follow-through, follow-up, infix, inheritance, interlineation, interpolation, last words, legacy, marginalia, note, Parthian shot, parting shot, peroration, postface, postfix, postlude, postscript, prefix, probate, proclitic, PS, refrain, rider, scholia, second thought, sequel, sequela, sequelae, sequelant, sequent, sequitur, subscript, suffix, supplement, swan song, tag, tail, testament, will
 

 

 

 

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