Ab intestat

AB INTESTAT. An heir, ab intestat, is one on whom the law casts the inheritance or estate of a person who dies intestate.

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Therefore, the partible inheritance represents a portion of the inheritance ab intestat.
This conception was adopted by the old Romanian Law, but the Civil Code from 1864 adopted the view that partible inheritance represents a part of the inheritance ab intestat.
As the partiable inheritance is a part of inheritance ab intestat, in order to take the partible inheritance, the heirs who are entitled to a portion of an inheritance must come effectively to the inheritance.