Definition of trust deed in English:

trust deed

noun

Law
  • A deed of conveyance creating and setting out the conditions of a trust.

    • ‘That must depend in every case on the trust deed, must it not?’
    • ‘It is not appropriate to focus on particular sentences and to subject them to the kind of legalistic scrutiny that might perhaps be appropriate in the case of a statutory instrument, a charter party or a trust deed.’
    • ‘Third, the pension benefits in this case did not in any event arise under the contract but rather were conferred under a separate trust deed.’
    • ‘The foundation has no legal existence apart from the trust declared by the foundation trust deed.’
    • ‘The relationships that exist between these two parties involve a whole series of rights and duties and responsibilities not only to manage property but to honour the terms of the trust deed to of course derive their commission.’

Pronunciation

trust deed

/ˈtrəst ˌdēd/