- a person who makes a settlement of property.
Origin of settlor
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Examples from the Web for settlor
The party creating a trust is called the grantor or settlor.
The courts of equity also will interfere in some cases of defective execution in order to carry out the intentions of the settlor.
- law a person who settles property on someone
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