Definition of "legacy"
  1. A gift, often of personal property, that is granted to a beneficiary in a will
How to use "legacy" in a sentence
  1. Her grandmother's pearl necklace was a cherished legacy.
  2. The valuable antique clock he left behind is a notable legacy for his beneficiaries.
  3. The detailed journal of her travels became a significant legacy for her descendants.

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