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- old-fashioned term for grantor
- ‘Every instrument of alienation to which section 160 of the Act applies shall be accompanied by a declaration by the alienors.’
- ‘It may be of greater significance however that the alienors were of Ngati Paoa when, as contemporary evidence discloses, Ngati Maru had also a claim to the land.’
- ‘Such other object or purpose shall be directly or indirectly associated with or relating to the descendants of the original Maori alienors.’
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