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noun [uncountable] legal     probate pronunciation in American English
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  1. the process of proving that a will (=a document with the details of who gets your property when you die) can be accepted as legally correct
    apply for probate:

    The executors must formally apply for probate.

    grant (someone) probate:

    Once probate has been granted, the will can be fully executed.

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     probate pronunciation in American English
verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
present participleprobating
past tenseprobated
past participleprobated

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