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Noun Concept
Categories: Heirs apparent, Articles with short description, Inheritance, Monarchy
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heir apparent
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An heir whose right to an inheritance cannot be defeated if that person outlives the ancestor WordNet 3.0
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An heir whose right to an inheritance cannot be defeated if that person outlives the ancestor WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
An heir apparent is a person who is first in an order of succession and cannot be displaced from inheriting by the birth of another person. Wikipedia
Person who is first in line of succession and cannot be displaced from inheriting, except by death or a change in the rules of succession Wikidata
Someone who will definitely inherit if surviving the one whose property is to be inherited. Wiktionary
Someone who will definitely inherit. Wiktionary (translation)