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Rightful

Right´ful
a.1.Righteous; upright; just; good; - said of persons.
2.Consonant to justice; just; as, a rightful cause.
3.Having the right or just claim according to established laws; being or holding by right; as, the rightful heir to a throne or an estate; a rightful king.
4.Belonging, held, or possessed by right, or by just claim; as, a rightful inheritance; rightful authority.
Adj.1.rightful - legally valid; "a rightful inheritance"
2.rightful - having a legally established claim; "the legitimate heir"; "the true and lawful king"
Synonyms: lawful, true
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