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trust deed

noun
1.
a written instrument legally conveying property to a trustee, such as a bank, often for the purpose of securing a mortgage or promissory note.
Also called deed of trust.
Origin
1745-1755
1745-55
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Examples for trust deed
  • Most commonly used upon payment in full of a trust deed.
  • The defendant broker proceeded to prepare a trust deed, and later a mortgage.
British Dictionary definitions for trust deed

trust deed

noun
1.
a document that transfers the legal title to property to a trustee
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