- bailor bail‧or [ˈbeɪlə, beɪˈlɔː ǁ -lər, -ˈlɔːr] noun [countable] LAWsomeone who gives or sells the right to use their property to someone else without selling it to them
* * *bailor UK US /ˈbeɪlər/ noun [C]► LAW a person who gives property to someone else to use or take care of temporarily: »
The goods shall be returned to the bailor or dealt with according to his instructions.
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bailor — bail·or /bā lȯr, bā lər/ n: an individual or entity (as a business organization) placing personal property in the possession of another under a bailment Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. bailor … Law dictionary
Bailor — Bail or , n. (Law) One who delivers goods or money to another in trust. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
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bailor — or bailer noun Date: 1602 a person who delivers personal property to another in trust … New Collegiate Dictionary
bailor — /bay leuhr, bay lawr /, n. a person who delivers personal property in bailment. [1595 1605; BAIL1 + OR2] * * * … Universalium
bailor — noun One who bails property; one who places property in the hands of another (called a bailee) for safekeeping … Wiktionary
bailor — bailÂ·or || beÉªlÉ™ n. one who delivers goods or entrusts property to another … English contemporary dictionary
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