EQUALLY DIVIDED

EQUALLY DIVIDED

equally divided.

1. (Of property) apportioned per capita ¡ª not per stirpes ¡ª among heirs on the testator’s death. ? A provision in a will calling for property to be divided ¡°share and share alike¡± has the same effect. [Cases: Wills 530. C.J.S. Wills ¡ì¡ì 1015¨C1016.]

2. (Of a court, legislature, or other group) having the same number of votes on each side of an issue or dispute.


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