trust deed

noun
  1. a written instrument legally conveying property to a trustee, such as a bank, often for the purpose of securing a mortgage or promissory note.

Origin of trust deed

First recorded in 1745–55
Also called deed of trust.
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trust deed

noun
  1. a document that transfers the legal title to property to a trustee
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