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Definition of Conveyance


  1. The act of conveying, carrying, or transporting; carriage.
  2. The instrument or means of carrying or transporting anything from place to place; the vehicle in which, or means by which, anything is carried from one place to another; as, stagecoaches, omnibuses, etc., are conveyances; a canal or aqueduct is a conveyance for water.
  3. The act or process of transferring, transmitting, handing down, or communicating; transmission.
  4. The act by which the title to property, esp. real estate, is transferred; transfer of ownership; an instrument in writing (as a deed or mortgage), by which the title to property is conveyed from one person to another.
  5. Dishonest management, or artifice.

Conveyance Translations

conveyance in German is Spedition
conveyance in Latin is vehiculum