trustor

trustor

[truhs-ter, truh-stawr]
noun Law.
a person who creates a trust.

Origin:
1530–40; trust + -or2

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trustor

noun
(law) a person who creates a trust by giving real or personal property in trust to a trustee for the benefit of a beneficiary; a person who gives such property is said to settle it on the trustee [syn: settlor
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