Divorce Dictionary

Unfamiliar with a term? Need to clarify a definition? This comprehensive dictionary of words commonly used during the divorce process can help.
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No-fault divorce A type of divorce that may be granted even though either spouse has not performed any kind of marital misconduct.
Non-custodial parent The parent who does not have physical custody of the child, and who typically is paying child support to the child.
Non-marital property Property considered by the courts to belong to one spouse or another and that which is not available for equitable distribution.
Nullity A decree indicating that a marriage is null and void.