settlor

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

noun Law.

a person who makes a settlement of property.

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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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