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Legal ContextPlay
Often used in legal scenarios concerning wills, estates or succession rights. SlideAs the eldest child, he was the primary heir to the family mansion.
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Not Always FamilyPlay
Heirs are usually family members but can also be friends or organizations. SlideThe charity was named as his heir, surprising his relatives.
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Cultural SensitivityPlay
Heir traditions can vary widely by culture; some societies prioritize male heirs. SlideIn her culture, the title of 'heir' could not pass to a daughter.