Post-obit

  • 1post-obit — [pōst΄ō′bit] adj. [contr. < L post obitum, after death < post, after + obitus, death: see POST & OBIT] being, or to be, in effect after a specified person s death n. a bond given by a borrower pledging to pay a debt upon the death of a… …

    English World dictionary

  • 2Post obit — Obit O bit, n. [OF. obit, L. obitus, fr. obire to go against, to go to meet, (sc. mortem) to die; ob (see Ob ) + ire to go. See {Issue}.] 1. Death; decease; the date of one s death. Wood. [1913 Webster] 2. A funeral solemnity or office; obsequies …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3Post-obit — Post o bit, n., or Post obit bond Post o bit bond . [Pref. post + obit.] (Law) A bond in which the obligor, in consideration of having received a certain sum of money, binds himself to pay a larger sum, on unusual interest, on the death of some… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4Post-obit bond — Post obit Post o bit, n., or Post obit bond Post o bit bond . [Pref. post + obit.] (Law) A bond in which the obligor, in consideration of having received a certain sum of money, binds himself to pay a larger sum, on unusual interest, on the death …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5post obit bond — See bond post obit …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 6post-obit — adjective archaic taking effect after death. Origin C18: from L. post obitum, from post after + obitus decease (from obire to die ) …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 7post-obit — n. & adj. n. a bond given to a lender by a borrower securing a sum for payment on the death of another person from whom the borrower expects to inherit. adj. taking effect after death. Etymology: L post obitum f. post after + obitus decease f.… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 8post-obit — /pohst oh bit, ob it/, adj. effective after a particular person s death. [1745 55; < L post obitum after death] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 9post-obit — /poʊst ˈoʊbət / (say pohst ohbuht), / ˈɒbət/ (say obuht) adjective effective after a particular person s death. {shortened form of post obitum} …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 10post obit — n. obsequies; service on the anniversary of the day of a person s death that is held for the soul of the deceased; bond that pays after particular person s death …

    English contemporary dictionary