Definitions for "probate"
The review or testing of a will before a court of law to ensure that the will is authentic.
The right or jurisdiction of proving wills.
Of or belonging to a probate, or court of probate; as, a probate record.
an important document when it comes to genealogy
Trusts eliminate time-consuming and often expensive formalities to obtain probate and ensure the release of assets on death, particularly when such assets are located in many countries. Another advantage that trusts have over other probate arrangements is that they allow uninterrupted management of the assets.
See "Death Probate."
To divide or assess proportionately.
put a convicted person on probation by suspending his sentence
Keywords:  proof
Keywords:  grant, representation, see
See 'Grant of Probate'.
(See grant of representation)
Keywords:  problem, institution
Problem Institution