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Definition of Grant
Grant Grant, v. i.
To assent; to consent. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
GrantGrant Grant, n. [OE. grant, graunt, OF. graant, creant,
promise, assurance. See Grant, v. t.]
1. The act of granting; a bestowing or conferring;
concession; allowance; permission.
2. The yielding or admission of something in dispute.
3. The thing or property granted; a gift; a boon.
4. (Law) A transfer of property by deed or writing;
especially, au appropriation or conveyance made by the
government; as, a grant of land or of money; also, the
deed or writing by which the transfer is made.
Note: Formerly, in English law, the term was specifically
applied to transfrrs of incorporeal hereditaments,
expectant estates, and letters patent from government
and such is its present application in some of the
United States. But now, in England the usual mode of
transferring realty is by grant; and so, in some of the
United States, the term grant is applied to conveyances
of every kind of real property. --Bouvier. Burrill. GrantGrant Grant, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Granted; p. pr. & vb. n.
Granting.] [OE. graunten, granten, OF. graanter, craanter,
creanter, to promise, yield, LL. creantare to promise,
assure, for (assumed LL.) credentare to make believe, fr. L.
credens, p. pr. of credere to believe. See Creed,
1. To give over; to make conveyance of; to give the
possession or title of; to convey; -- usually in answer to
Grant me the place of this threshing floor. --1
2. To bestow or confer, with or without compensation,
particularly in answer to prayer or request; to give.
Wherefore did God grant me my request. --Milton.
3. To admit as true what is not yet satisfactorily proved; to
yield belief to; to allow; to yield; to concede.
Grant that the Fates have firmed by their decree.
Syn: Syn.-- To give; confer; bestow; convey; transfer; admit;
allow; concede. See Give.
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/ˈhaɪrəm juːˈlɪsiːz/ HY-rəm yoo-LISS-eez; April
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