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Definition of Vested
VestedVested Vest"ed, a.
1. Clothed; robed; wearing vestments. ``The vested priest.'
2. (Law) Not in a state of contingency or suspension; fixed;
as, vested rights; vested interests.
Vested legacy (Law), a legacy the right to which commences
in pr[ae]senti, and does not depend on a contingency; as,
a legacy to one to be paid when he attains to twenty-one
years of age is a vested legacy, and if the legatee dies
before the testator, his representative shall receive it.
Vested remainder (Law), an estate settled, to remain to a
determined person, after the particular estate is spent.
--Blackstone. --Kent. VestVest Vest, n. [L. vestis a garment, vesture; akin to Goth.
wasti, and E. wear: cf. F. veste. See Wear to carry on the
person, and cf. Divest, Invest, Travesty.]
1. An article of clothing covering the person; an outer
garment; a vestment; a dress; a vesture; a robe.
In state attended by her maiden train, Who bore the
vests that holy rites require. --Dryden.
2. Any outer covering; array; garb.
Not seldom clothed in radiant vest Deceitfully goes
forth the morn. --Wordsworth.
3. Specifically, a waistcoat, or sleeveless body garment, for
men, worn under the coat.
Syn: Garment; vesture; dress; robe; vestment; waistcoat.
Usage: Vest, Waistcoat. In England, the original word
waistcoat is generally used for the body garment worn
over the shirt and immediately under the coat. In the
United States this garment is commonly called a vest,
and the waistcoat is often improperly given to an
Vest Vest, v. i.
To come or descend; to be fixed; to take effect, as a title
or right; -- followed by in; as, upon the death of the
ancestor, the estate, or the right to the estate, vests in
the heir at law.
Meaning of Vested from wikipedia
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