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Transfer

transfer vt

trans·ferred
trans·fer·ring
: to cause a transfer of
trans·fer·abil·i·ty [trans-fər-ə-bi-lə-tē, trans-fər-]
n

trans·fer·able
also
trans·fer·ra·ble
[trans-fər-ə-bəl]

adj

trans·fer·or [trans-fər-ȯr, trans-fər-ər]
n

trans·fer·ral [trans-fər-əl]
n

[trans-fər] n 1 : a conveyance of a right, title, or interest in real or personal property from one person or entity to another
2 : a passing of something from one to another [ of venue] [the of power]


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