What is Assignment Of Dower?

Legal Definition
Ascertnining a widow's right of dower by laying out or marking off one-third of her deceased husband's lands, and setting off the same for her use during life. Bettis v. Mc-Nider, 137 Ala. 588, 34 South. 813, 97 Am. St Rep. 59.
-- Black's Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
The setting apart of the widow’s portion of her husband,s property. See 137 Ala, 588, 97 Am. St. Rep. 59, 34 South. 813.
-- Ballentine's Law Dictionary