re·pub·li·ca·tion /ˌrē-ˌpə-blə-'kā-shən/ n
1: the act or an instance of republishing
2: the state of being republished

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

The reactivation by a testator of a will that he or she has revoked; the revival of a revoked will through a codicil.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.

n. An affirmative action to publish anew an instrument, such as a will, that had been previously revoked or repudiated. The revocation of a subsequent will cannot revive an earlier one without such an affirmation or use of a codicil.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.

The reexecution or reestablishment by a testator of a will that he or she had once revoked.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.

The reexecution or reestablishment by a testator of a will that he or she had once revoked.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.


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