grantor

noun
grant·​or | \ ˈgran-tər, -ˌtȯr; gran-ˈtȯr How to pronounce grantor (audio) \

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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“Grantor.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/grantor. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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