con·vey·ance


con·vey·ance

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  • con|vey|ance — «kuhn VAY uhns», noun. 1. the act of carrying; transmission; transportation: »Freighters engage in the conveyance of goods from one port to another. 2. a thing that carries people or goods; vehicle; carriage: »Railroad trains and buses are public …   Useful english dictionary

  • re|con|vey|ance — «REE kuhn VAY uhns», noun. conveyance again; conveyance back …   Useful english dictionary

  • vey — con·vey·al; con·vey·ance; con·vey·anc·er; con·vey·anc·ing; con·vey·er; con·vey·or·ize; gar·vey; jar·vey; kur·vey; kur·vey·or; pea·vey; pur·vey·ance; pur·vey·or; sur·vey·able; sur·vey·al; sur·vey·ance; sur·vey·ing; sur·vey·or; sur·vey·or·ship;… …   English syllables

  • ance — an·noy·ance; ap·pear·ance; ap·pend·ance; ap·pli·ance; ap·prov·ance; ar·riv·ance; as·cend·ance; as·sist·ance; as·sur·ance; at·tend·ance; at·tract·ance; cha·toy·ance; clair·voy·ance; clear·ance; com·pear·ance; com·pli·ance; con·don·ance;… …   English syllables

  • conveyance — con·vey·ance …   English syllables

  • conveyance — con|vey|ance [kənˈveıəns] n 1.) formal a vehicle ▪ Wheeled conveyances of any kind are not allowed in the park. 2.) [U] formal when you take something from one place to another ▪ the conveyance of goods 3.) [U] when you communicate or express… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • conveyance — con|vey|ance [ kən veıəns ] noun 1. ) uncount FORMAL the process of moving people, animals, or goods from one place to another 2. ) count FORMAL a vehicle 3. ) count LEGAL a document that shows that the person who has just bought a property is… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • conveyance — con•vey•ance [[t]kənˈveɪ əns[/t]] n. 1) the act of conveying 2) trs a means of transporting, esp. a vehicle 3) a) law the transfer of property from one person to another b) law the document accomplishing this • Etymology: 1495–1505 …   From formal English to slang

  • Conveyance — Con*vey ance (k[o^]n*v[=a] ans), n. 1. The act of conveying, carrying, or transporting; carriage. [1913 Webster] The long journey was to be performed on horseback, the only sure mode of conveyance. Prescott. [1913 Webster] Following the river… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Reconveyance — Re con*vey ance ( v? ?ns), n. Act of reconveying. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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