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  Definition of Dower
  1. a life estate to which a wife is entitled on the death of her husband
  2. money or property brought by a woman to her husband at marriage
  3. furnish with an endowment; "When she got married, she got dowered"
Similar Words: dowry, dowery, endow

 

Hyponyms: benefice

 

Derivational Morphology: endow, dowry, dowery, endowment, endowment fund

 

 
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