conveyance of title

noun
act of transferring property title from one person to another
Syn: ↑conveyance, ↑conveyancing, ↑conveying
Derivationally related forms: ↑convey (for: ↑conveying), ↑conveyancer (for: ↑conveyance), ↑convey (for: ↑conveyance)
Hypernyms: ↑transfer, ↑transference
Hyponyms: ↑delivery, ↑livery, ↑legal transfer

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