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bailor

Syllabification: bail·or
Pronunciation: /ˈbālər
 
/

Definition of bailor in English:

noun

Law
A person or party that entrusts goods to a bailee.
Example sentences
  • Consent seems to me to be relevant only between the bailor and head bailee.
  • I do not think that it was the Crown case that this was a dispute between a bailor and a bailee.
  • Section 9 of the Act provides that there is an implied condition as to fitness for purpose where the bailor bails goods in the course of a business.

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