trustee in bankruptcy

noun Law.

a person appointed by a court to administer the property of a bankrupt. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

British Dictionary definitions for trustee in bankruptcy

trustee in bankruptcy


a person entrusted with the administration of a bankrupt's affairs and with realizing his or her assets for the benefit of the creditors
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