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Main Entry: heir
Pronunciation: primarystressa(schwa)r, primarystresse(schwa)r
Function: noun
1 : a person who inherits or has the right to inherit property
2 : a person who has legal claim to a title or a throne when the person holding it dies
- heirˇship /-secondarystressship/ noun

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