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bailor

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noun bail·or \bā-ˈlȯr, ˈbā-lər\

Definition of bailor

  1. :  a person who delivers personal property to another in trust



1602

First Known Use of bailor

1602

Variants of bailor

or bail·er play \ˈbā-lər\

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