animus revocandi

The intention to revoke. Some courts hold that where the revocation of a will has been prevented by the fraud of a person interested therein, and the acts of the testator indicating the animus revocandi have been shown by parol, the instrument will be held to be revoked. 57 Am J1st Wills § 459.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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