codicil

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  • noun

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a supplement to a will

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Apart from the unexecuted codicil what is Geoffrey Delamayn's position in the will?
After the feeling that he has shown in the matter, I believe he would sign the codicil.
Wretch that you are,' she answered, and now her hands clasped her head: 'through what fatal error of Flintwinch's, through what incompleteness on his part, who was the only other person helping in these things and trusted with them, through whose and what bringing together of the ashes of a burnt paper, you have become possessed of that codicil, I know no more than how you acquired the rest of your power here--'
Now, I have only one thing more to say, you hammer- headed woman, and that is, that I haven't altogether made up my mind whether I might, or might not, have ever given you any trouble about the codicil.
Glegg; and I've saved it, and added to it myself, and had more to put out almost every year, and it's to go and be sunk in other folks' furniture, and encourage 'em in luxury and extravagance as they've no means of supporting; and I'm to alter my will, or have a codicil made, and leave two or three hundred less behind me when I die,--me as have allays done right and been careful, and the eldest o' the family; and my money's to go and be squandered on them as have had the same chance as me, only they've been wicked and wasteful.
Locate safe deposit box, will, codicils, trust, and other estate-planning documents;
That was eventually reduced to two: wills and codicils.
And, unfortunately, it seems focused on the idea of humanitarian interventionism, with some add-ons and codicils, that make it broader than that.
Throughout November, participating local solicitors are donating their services to wildlife and wetland conservation by drawing up basic wills or codicils for WWT supporters, free of charge.
1739) organized an exhibition dedicated to the composer consisting of 61 paintings, drawings, autograph scores, manuscripts, letters, newspaper articles, wills and codicils assembled from a variety of collections.
In a bow to this resistance, Sarksyan's government added codicils to the accords that should make it easier for Yerevan to walk away from the deal if Turkey dawdles.
In a bow to this resistance, Sarksyan's government added codicils to the accords which should make it easier for Yerevan to walk away from the deal if Turkey dawdles.