bequeath (bi-kweeth), vb.

1. To give property (usu. personal property) by will. [Cases: Wills

1. C.J.S. Wills ¡ì¡ì 1, 3, 174.]

2. Hist. To assign or transfer real or personal property by formal declaration, either inter vivos or after death.

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