the branch of law practice consisting of examining titles, giving opinions as to their validity, and drawing of deeds, etc., for the conveyance of property from one person to another.
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How to use conveyancing in a sentence
Allenarly, al-len′ar-li, adv. solely, only—obsolete save only in Scotch conveyancing.
No doubt this scheme gets rid of the penal mensuration and moral conveyancing of the older Calvinism.Studies of Christianity | James Martineau
Besides these, the Year-Book makes mention of stockbroking and conveyancing as professions that women are beginning to adopt.Reviews | Oscar Wilde
He was an accomplished mathematician and was extensively employed in surveying and conveyancing.Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution | L. Carroll Judson
Relief from forfeiture and rights of re-entry are now regulated chiefly by the conveyancing Acts 1881 and 1882.
British Dictionary definitions for conveyancing
the branch of law dealing with the transfer of ownership of property
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