Definitions for "Probate Estate"
All the assets in an estate that are subject to probate. This does not include all property. For example, property in joint tenancy, or an IRA account are not part of the probate estate.
The real and personal property owned by a person that is transferred at death according to the terms of a will or under intestate laws in the absence of a valid will.
All of an individualâ€(tm)s property that will pass through probate. Generally, this means all property owned by the decedent at death less any property that has been placed in joint tenancy, a living trust, a bank account trust with a POD designation, or in life insurance payable to beneficiaries other than the decedentâ€(tm)s estate.
Keywords:  ohio, proceeding, law, legal, provided
a legal proceeding provided for by Ohio law to