settlor

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noun set·tlor \ˈset-ˌlȯr, ˈse-təl-ˌȯr\

Definition of settlor

  1. :  one that makes a settlement or creates a trust of property

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First Known Use of settlor

1818


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settlor

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noun set·tlor \ˈset-ˌlȯr, ˈset-əl-ˌȯr\

Legal Definition of settlor

  1. :  a person who creates a trust — compare beneficiary a, trustee 2a


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