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conveyance

noun uk   /kənˈveɪ.əns/ us  

conveyance noun (TRANSPORTATION)

[U] formal the process of moving something or someone from one place to another: the conveyance of water [C] Indian English or old-fashioned a vehicle or method of transport: a horse-drawn/public conveyance

conveyance noun (DOCUMENT)

[C] specialized law a legal document that officially gives to someone the rights to land or property
Translations of “conveyance”
in Chinese (Traditional) 送走, 運送,運輸, 運輸工具…
in Chinese (Simplified) 送走, 运送,运输, 运输工具…
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