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heirs and assigns


Definitions of heirs and assigns

  • the people who will receive money, property, or other assets when a person dies (=the heirs) and the people to whom the heirs may in turn give that property (=the assigns), according to the deceased’s will

    "Lessee hereby agrees to defend, indemnify and hold Lessor and his heirs and assigns harmless from and against any and all claims."

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