settlor

[ set-ler, -l-er ]
/ ˈsɛt lər, -l ər /
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noun Law.

a person who makes a settlement of property.

Nearby words

  1. settler,
  2. settler's clock,
  3. settling,
  4. settling tank,
  5. settlings,
  6. setula,
  7. setulose,
  8. setulous,
  9. setup,
  10. setúbal

Origin of settlor

First recorded in 1810–20; settle1 + -or2

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British Dictionary definitions for settlor

settlor

/ (ˈsɛtlə) /

noun

law a person who settles property on someone
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