noun[mass noun] Law
The formal transference of something to someone else.
- His subsequent procedural failures under Florida law do not invalidate that attornment.
- The attornment is much less drastic and intrusive into the rights of the mortgagee.
- The plaintiffs' mortgages included the right of attornment of rents and other remedies in the event of default.
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