Heirdom

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Heirdom The state of an heir; succession by inheritance.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n heirdom The state of being an heir; succession by inheritance.
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Usage

In literature:

The heirdom all converged in thee!
"Leaves of Grass" by Walt Whitman
To the heirdom of heaven be ye welcome!
"The Song of Hiawatha" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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