[ tur-mer ]
/ ˈtɜr mər /
a person who has an estate for a term of years or for life.
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Words nearby termor
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British Dictionary definitions for termor
/ (ˈtɜːmə) /
property law a person who holds an estate for a term of years or until he dies
Word Origin for termor
C14: from Anglo-French termer, from terme term
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