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settlor

[set-ler, -l-er] /ˈsɛt lər, -l ər/
noun, Law.
1.
a person who makes a settlement of property.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20; settle1 + -or2
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  • Unless a trust is expressly made irrevocable by the trust instrument, the trust is revocable by the settlor.
  • Spendthrift provisions for beneficiaries other than the settlor.
British Dictionary definitions for settlor

settlor

/ˈsɛtlə/
noun
1.
(law) a person who settles property on someone
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