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Definition: Grantor

Quick Summary of Grantor

A person or institution that makes a grant or conveyance.

What is the dictionary definition of Grantor?

Dictionary Definition

n. the party who transfers title in real property (seller, giver) to another (buyer, recipient, donee) by grant deed or quitclaim deed.

Examples of Grantor in a sentence

Conveyed from grantor to grantee.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Grantor. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. September 21, 2021
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Grantor. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: September 21, 2021).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Grantor. Retrieved September 21, 2021, from website:

Definition Sources

Definitions for Grantor are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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