Definitions for "Grant of probate"
The proof of legal authority required by the person who is entrusted with dealing with a deceased person's estate where there is a will.
A certificate issued by an English court validating a will and authorising the executors to administer the estate.
An order of the Supreme Court of the Yukon Territory confirming that the Will is valid and thereby providing the personal representative with proof of his or her authority to handle the deceased's affairs. This is sometimes called "Letters of Probate".