|n.||1.||The act of disinheriting, or the condition of being; disinherited; disherison.|
|Noun||1.||disinheritance - the act by a donor that terminates the right of a person to inherit|
DISINHERITANCE. The act by which a person deprives his heir of an
inheritance, who, without such act, would inherit.
2. By the common law, any one may give his estate to a stranger, and thereby disinherit his heir apparent. Coop. Justin. 495. 7 East, Rep. 106.