grantor

noun
grant·or | \ ˈgran-tər, -ˌtȯr; gran-ˈtȯr \

Legal Definition of grantor 

: one that makes a grant: as

a : one that conveys property or a right in property by deed

b : a person who creates a trust : settlor

c : one (as an organization) that provides aid in the form of grants (as for education)

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