heir apparent


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heir apparent

Property law a person whose right to succeed to certain property cannot be defeated, provided such person survives his ancestor
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We won the Qatar Stars League but lost out on the chance to win a double when we lost to Lekhwiya in the final of the Heir Apparent Cup, but we have got another opportunity in the Emir Cup," said the Moroccan.
Following the reception, the Qatari-Saudi Coordination Council held its fourth session which was co-chaired by Crown Prince Salman and Qatari Heir Apparent Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani.
HH the Heir Apparent toured the exhibition, which is organised by a number of government and semi-government ministries and private sectors, and listened to a detailed explanation about the plans and visions for the application of the exhibition's objectives which will help the Qatari youth to implement their own projects.
The Heir Apparent Cup is one of the most highly anticipated sporting events not only in the State of Qatar, but around the region, and we are proud to be associated with such a prestigious event, said Saleh al-Mana, Vice President and Director of Government and Public Affairs for Exxon Mobil Corporation Qatar.
Normally, the heir apparent is the eldest son of a monarch (unless all the children are female, as in the case of Queen Elizabeth's nuclear family).
The coach was punished for "betraying" Kim Jong-un - one of Supreme Leader Kim Jong-il's sons and heir apparent, The Telegraph reports.
Gradually parceling out more duties to an heir apparent and grading his or her progress is one of the best ways CEOs can ensure both that they've made a wise choice and that the transition will be smooth.
Undeterred by the meat and dairy industries, John Robbins--onetime heir apparent of the Baskin-Robbins chain--guides us on a sustainable path in The Food Revolution: How Diet Can Help Save Your Life and the World (Conari Press, $17.
In most cases, the eldest son was the heir apparent.
As heir apparent to Alfred Stieglitz, Minor White was long counted the postwar torchbearer of subjective "art photography.
One of those dancers, the comely Patrick Corbin, would appear to be Taylor's new heir apparent after the death of company star Christopher Gillis.
And Robert Kennedy, Executive Editor of MuscleMag International, calls it, "The cinematic heir apparent to Pumping Iron.