writ of dower. 1.DE DOTE UNDE NIHIL HABET. 2. A widow’s writ of right of dower providing her the remainder of the dower to which she is entitled after part of it had been assigned by the tenant. [Cases: Dower and Curtesy  70.1. C.J.S. Dower §§ 96–103, 108, 169–170.]
[Blacks Law 8th]