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English definition of “examination of title”

examination of title

noun [C]     PROPERTY, LAW
the task of checking official records about a property, to discover who its legal owner is and to make certain that nothing is owed on it: The audit could include examination of titles, planning permissions, and licences for running the business.
(Definition of examination of title noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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