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deed

noun [C]
 
 
/diːd/
LAW, PROPERTY a legal document that is an official record of an agreement or official proof that someone owns land or a building: Solicitors should ensure that borrowers understand the mortgage on offer before signing the mortgage deed.
→  See also title deed
Translations of “deed”
in Arabic فِعْل…
in Korean 행동…
in Malaysian amalan…
in French action…
in Turkish iş, eylem, fiil…
in Italian azione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 行為, (尤指很壞或很好的)事情,行為…
in Russian поступок, дело, документ…
in Polish czyn, uczynek, akt notarialny…
in Vietnamese việc làm…
in Spanish acto, acción, hecho…
in Portuguese ação, feito, façanha…
in Thai การกระทำ…
in German die Tat…
in Catalan acte, acció…
in Japanese 行為…
in Indonesian tindakan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 行为, (尤指很坏或很好的)事情,行为…
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