Also referred to as a grantor, the trustor is the party that generally donates or gifts assets to others.
Investment dictionary. Academic. 2012.
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trustor — trus·tor /ˌtrəs tȯr, trəs tər/ n: settlor Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. trustor … Law dictionary
trustor — [trus′tər, trə stôr′] n. Law SETTLOR (sense 2) … English World dictionary
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trustor — /trus teuhr, tru stawr /, n. Law. a person who creates a trust. [1530 40; TRUST + OR2] * * * … Universalium
trustor — noun A person who creates a trust. Syn: donor, grantor, settlor … Wiktionary
trustor — n. person who trusts, one who places confidence, one who believes; person who makes a trust, one who creates a trusteeship; creditor … English contemporary dictionary
trustor — trus·tor … English syllables
trustor — One who creates a trust. Also called settlor … Black's law dictionary
trustor — The grantor, creator, maker, or settlor of a trust. trust patent to Indians. See restricted allotment … Ballentine's law dictionary
trust — n 1 a: a fiduciary relationship in which one party holds legal title to another s property for the benefit of a party who holds equitable title to the property b: an entity resulting from the establishment of such a relationship see also… … Law dictionary