Law. a contract between two people who are about to marry regarding their respective property and support rights upon termination of the marriage by divorce or death, and sometimes regarding property rights during the marriage.
a contract made between a man and woman before they marry, agreeing on the distribution of their assets in the event of divorce
a written contract between two people who are about to marry, setting out terms concerning division of assets, earnings, and property if the marriage is later dissolved; also called [prenup, [antenuptial agreement], premarital agreement
situated in front of the eye. Historical Examples anteorbital, an-te-or′bit-al, adj. situated in front of the eyes. Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D) Various Anteriorly it does not form part of the margin of the anteorbital notch. The Beaked Whales of the Family Ziphidae Frederick True The distance from the anteorbital notch […]
the third syllable from the end in a word, as te in antepenult. Historical Examples For purposes of assonance little use is made of words accented on a syllable preceding the antepenult. Legends, Tales and Poems Gustavo Adolfo Becquer Words ending in ous have the accents on the antepenult, as uxrious, volptuous. A Grammar of […]
third from the end. of or relating to an . an . Historical Examples It lies between the penultimate and antepenultimate pair of legs. The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1 Francis Maitland Balfour On that place, if it be on the penultimate or antepenultimate, the accent should be laid in English. Notes and […]
an outer .