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English noun: probate

1. probate (communication) a judicial certificate saying that a will is genuine and conferring on the executors the power to administer the estate

Synonymsprobate will

Broader (hypernym)certificate, certification, credential, credentials

Domain categoryjurisprudence, law

2. probate (act) the act of proving that an instrument purporting to be a will was signed and executed in accord with legal requirements

Broader (hypernym)proof, substantiation, validation

English verb: probate

1. probate (stative) put a convicted person on probation by suspending his sentence

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)defer, hold over, postpone, prorogue, put off, put over, remit, set back, shelve, table

2. probate (social) establish the legal validity of (wills and other documents)

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)formalise, formalize, validate

Domain categoryjurisprudence, law

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