Definition of descendible in English:

descendible

adjective

Law
  • (of property) able to be inherited by a descendant.

    • ‘A person's fame or ‘publicity right’ is deemed to be fully alienable and descendible.’
    • ‘In most states with publicity rights, the rights survive death and are transferable and descendible.’
    • ‘His authority during the time it lasted, would be the same whether it were for one year or twenty, or for life, or descendible to his eldest son.’
    • ‘Twelve statutory jurisdictions that have addressed this issue treat the right of publicity as descendible.’
    • ‘This means that in these states the celebrities do have property rights to their image, and that these rights are usually descendible.’

Pronunciation

descendible

/dəˈsendəb(ə)l//dəˈsɛndəb(ə)l/