Legal Description

Business / Real Estate / Legal Description: A description of a specific parcel of real estate complete enough for an independent surveyor to locate and identify it.

Other Words for Description

Description Noun Synonyms: account, narrative, story, report, representation, statement, definition, explanation, commentary, chronicle, history, record, narration, memoir
Description Verb Synonyms: portrayal, characterization, depiction, (thumbnail) sketch, portrait

Other Words for Legal

Legal Noun Synonyms: lawful, licit, statutory, acceptable, permissible, permitted, admissible, authorized

Metes-And-Bounds Description

Business / Real Estate / Metes-And-Bounds Description: A legal description of a parcel of land that begins at a well marked point and follows the boundaries, using directions and distances around the tract, back to the place of beginning. MORE

Legal Monopoly

Business / Finance / Legal Monopoly: A government-regulated firm that is legally entitled to be the only company offering a particular service in a particular area. MORE

Legal Opinion

Business / Finance / Legal Opinion: A statement, usually written by a specialized law firm, required for a new municipal bond issue stating that the issue is legally acceptable. MORE

Legal Risk Adoption

Life Style / Adoption / Legal Risk Adoption: An adoption proceeding that is started even though the prospective adoptive family cannot be guaranteed that the child is eligible for adoption. MORE

Legal List

Business / Finance / Legal List: A list of high-quality debt and equity securities chosen by a state agency that are acceptable holdings for fiduciary institutions. MORE

Legal Risk Placement

Life Style / Adoption / Legal Risk Placement: Placement of a child in a prospective adoptive family when a child is not yet legally free for adoption. Before a child can be legally adopted by another family, parental rights of his or her birth pa MORE