I'm not familiar with this term other than it can be referring to the case law of "DeWitt v. Duce" which was a case in Florida involving a probate contest and procedural law pertaining to tortious interference with an inheritance. What is the context by which you are seeing the term used?
Douglas R. Coenson, Esq.
Noity? I think you mean "moiety" which, the freedictionary sez:
moiety (moy-et-tee) n. Half. Generally a reference to interest in real property, moiety is seldom used today.
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I agree with the other attorney's answers. According to Black's Law Dictionary "Moiety" Half of something (such as an estate). Dewitt is not a definable word but rather a case.
If you are able to provide more context it would be easier to determine if our answers are correct.
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