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Quitclaim

quitclaim vt

: to release a claim to
;specif
: to release a claim to and convey by quitclaim deed [required under the divorce decree to the property to his wife]
quitclaim n



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

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