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claim against an estate
a written statement filed with the executor or administrator of the estate by a creditor of a deceased person. Bringing a claim against an estate you are telling the representative of the decedent that the decedent owed you money. Many courts have official forms for the claim against decedent's estate. It is a very simple form stating the names of a … Full Definition »

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