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A co-ownership of property between two or more individuals, where a survivor(s) has an automatic right to inherit a deceased owner's interest upon his or her death ("by operation of law"). The co-owners must acquire the property with the four unities of time, title, interest, and possession being present.

Synonyms: JTROS, JTWROS, joint tenancies, joint tenancies with right of survivorship, joint tenancy
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JTROS, JTWROS, joint tenancies, joint tenancies with right of survivorship, joint tenancy