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Favor

favor n

1 : bias
2 : benefit

in favor of
: to the benefit of [a judgment in favor of the defendant]


in one's favor
: to one's benefit [a donation inter vivos made in his favor]


Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.