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emancipated
freed from slavery; freed from parents' control; of legal age.
emigrant
person leaving one country to reside in another country.
emigration
emigration is when an individual leaves their home country to live in another country.
entail
to entail is to restrict the inheritance of land to a specific group of heirs, such as an individual's sons.
enumeration
list of people, as in a census.
estate
assets and liabilities of a decedent, including land, personal belongings and debts.
et al
"and others."
et ux
"and wife."
evidence
any kind of proof, such as testimony, documents, records, certificates, material objects, etc.
exec. (abbreviation)
executor.
exor. (abbreviation)
executor.
exox. (abbreviation)
executrix.
executor
male appointed by a testator to carry out the directions and requests in his or her will, and to dispose of the property according to his testamentary provisions after his or her death.
executrix
female appointed by a testator to carry out the directions and requests in his or her will, and to dispose of the property according to the testamentary provisions after his or her death.


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