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title deed

(Law) a deed or document evidencing a person's legal right or title to property, esp real property
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ti′tle deed`

a document constituting evidence of property ownership.
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Noun1.title deed - a legal document proving a person's right to property
deed, deed of conveyance, title - a legal document signed and sealed and delivered to effect a transfer of property and to show the legal right to possess it; "he signed the deed"; "he kept the title to his car in the glove compartment"
muniments - deeds and other documentary evidence of title to land
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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title deed

n (Law) → atto di proprietà
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995


(ˈtaitl) noun
1. the name of a book, play, painting, piece of music etc. The title of the painting is `A Winter Evening'.
2. a word put before a person's name to show rank, honour, occupation etc. Sir John; Lord Henry; Captain Smith; Professor Brown; Dr (Doctor) Peter Jones.
ˈtitled adjective
having a title that shows noble rank. a titled lady.
title deed
a document that proves legal ownership. I have the title deeds of the house.
title page
the page at the beginning of a book on which are the title, the author's name etc.
title rôle
the rôle or part in a play of the character named in the title. He's playing the title rôle in `Hamlet'.
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References in classic literature ?
"Is this the quality of land a man would choose who never troubles the county clerk with title deeds?"
There were title deeds of the Piccadilly house in a great bundle, deeds of the purchase of the houses at Mile End and Bermondsey, notepaper, envelopes, and pens and ink.
Let me look for this letter; it must be with my title deeds."
When Southfork surrendered its title deed to the Lands commissioner during its application for a government lease extension, a new ownership document was created and registered to Pridegrove.But the IR number, 89671, that appeared on Pridegrove's title deed had already been allocated to another piece of land on Lang'ata Road, then owned by Priority Limited but currently hosting Weston Hotel.
The 'high-placed source' saying that the owner would not receive a title deed without a permit is not quite right.
Two men were arraigned for forging a title deed and conspiring to defraud a company of Sh994 million.
Upon completion of the property and full payment by the buyer, ownership is transferred from the developer to the owner with a title deed. For the payment plans developers are offering right now, ownership is still held by the developer even after handover, while the payments are being made, and a transfer happens when the property is paid off.
Abu Dhabi Municipality issued the first freehold title deed to a non-GCC expat for a Dh10.8-million villa in May.
The remainder are ready for immediate occupancy and title deed transfer on receipt of payment.
Not having a title deed makes it harder for owners to sell-off a property or to take out a mortgage on it, while banks find it difficult to put these properties back on the real estate market, impeding, to some extent, their efforts to bring down their Non-Performing Exposure.
Bahraini citizens looking to make Seef Terraces their new home can apply for a loan through the Ministry of Housing's Al Mazaya scheme on the basis of immediate registration of the apartments and transfer of title deed.
The main grounds for these inspections and inquiries are to verify the statements made when paying title deed fees when buying real estate.