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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't allow the 30 per cent to hold them back," said the Crown Prince after becoming heir apparent to the throne as he embarked on this reform process.
"He has the advantage of having outlived his predecessors (as heir apparent)," Christopher Sabatini, a Cuba expert at Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs, (http://www.reuters.com/article/us-cuba-castro-diaz-canel-idUSKBN13P0FC) told Reuters on Monday.
Staggs was the heir apparent to replace Bob Iger as chief executive when Iger retires in June 2018, that is unless he extends his retirement date.
"The Heir Apparent'' tells of "Bertie,'' the Prince of Wales, and his long, long trek to the throne of England.
The feud dates back to 1990 when the heir apparent of the Gaekwad throne, Maharaja Ranjit Singh, and his brother Sangram Singh got into a litigation over their respective claims on their ancestral property.
Charles was three when he became heir apparent on the death of his grandfather George VI in 1952.
The Qatar Stars League winners were beaten by Lekhwiya in the final of the Heir Apparent Cup, leaving the Emir Cup as the benchmark to decide the best team of 2012-13, and yesterday the Wolves took one more step towards their cherished goal with another pulsating victory which saw Younus Mahmood, Mohamed Kasola and Hassan Haydoos finding the target.
Crown Prince Salman, Deputy Premier and Minister of Defense, paid a visit here today evening to Qatari Heir Apparent Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani.
Qatar's heir apparent has urged fellow officials to ensure that sporting momentum is maintained after the 2022 World Cup.
His heir apparent and brother, Crown Prince Salman, normally acts as his deputy in his absence.
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Doha-August12(BNA)Qatari Amir Shaikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani today received at Al-Wajbah Palace His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander, in the presence of Qatari Heir Apparent Shaikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani.