What does ABEYANCE IN mean?

ABEYANCE IN meaning in Law Dictionary

Being in hope. An estate may be in abeyance if you have no one to claim it. Regulations does anticipate the heir will be discovered together with property will ne much longer be abeyance.

Sentence Examples with the word ABEYANCE IN

In the middle ages the order fell into abeyance in both divisions of the Church, the abbess taking the place of the deaconess.

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