Definition of settlor in English:

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settlor

Pronunciation: /ˈsɛtlə/

noun

Law
A person who makes a settlement, especially of property in establishing a trust.
Example sentences
  • The defendant was to be the settlor of the trust, and the plaintiff would be the trustee.
  • The settlor, having established the trust has no power thereafter to amend.
  • Many jurisdictions will look through the trust and tax the settlor or beneficiaries directly.

Words that rhyme with settlor

fettler, settler

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: set|tlor

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