Distrainor
Distrainor Dis*train"or, n. (Law) One who distrains; the party distraining goods or chattels. --Blackstone. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • distrainor — n. forecloser, person who takes property in payment for debts …   English contemporary dictionary

  • distrainor — dis·trai·nor …   English syllables

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  • Distrainer — Dis*train er, n. Same as {Distrainor}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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