Tes`ta*men"ta*ry(?), a. [L. testamentarius: cf. F. testamentaire.] 1. Of or pertaining to a will, or testament; as, letters testamentary.
2. Bequeathed by will; given by testament.
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3. Done, appointed by, or founded on, a testament, or will; as, a
testamentary guardian of a minor, who may be appointed by the will of a father to act in that capacity until the child becomes of age.
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