testamentary guardian

Definition of "testamentary guardian"
  1. An individual who is designated within a will to take legal responsibility as a guardian
How to use "testamentary guardian" in a sentence
  1. After the parents' passing, the testamentary guardian stepped in to care for their minor children according to the wishes stated in the will.
  2. The testamentary guardian acted in the best interests of the child as directed by the conditions set forth in the last will and testament of the deceased parent.
  3. In the event of the parents' untimely death, the designated testamentary guardian will assume full guardianship duties as per the instructions outlined in the will.

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