(Brit) a car with a comparatively long body containing a large carrying space, reached through a rear door: usually the back seats can be folded forward to increase the carrying space Also called (esp US, Canadian, Austral, and NZ) station wagon
[ih-steyt] /ɪˈsteɪt/ noun 1. a piece of landed property, especially one of large extent with an elaborate house on it: to have an estate in the country. 2. Law. 3. British. a housing development. 4. a period or condition of life: to attain to man’s estate. 5. a major political or social group or class, […]
- Estate duty
noun 1. another name for death duty
noun, French History. 1. the States-General. noun 1. See States General
noun 1. a tax imposed on a decedent’s property, assessed on the gross estate prior to distribution to the heirs.