agent intrusted

See agent entrusted with goods.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • Agent — A gent, n. 1. One who exerts power, or has the power to act; an actor. [1913 Webster] Heaven made us agents, free to good or ill. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. One who acts for, or in the place of, another, by authority from him; one intrusted with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • agent — A person authorized by another (principal) to act for or in place of him; one intrusted with another s business. Humphries v. Going, D.C.N.C., 59 F.R.D. 583, 587. One who represents and acts for another under the contract or relation of agency (q …   Black's law dictionary

  • agent — noun /ˈeɪ.ʤɛnt/ a) One who exerts power, or has the power to act; an actor. Heaven made us agents, free to good or ill. Dryden. b) One who acts for, or in the place of, another (the principal), by authority from him; one intrusted with the… …   Wiktionary

  • farm manager — An agent intrusted with the management of a farm, but ordinarily authorized to borrow money on the credit of his principal only as borrowing is indispensable to the operation of the farm. 3 Am J2d Ag § 89 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • The Seal of Confession —     The Law of the Seal of Confession     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Law of the Seal of Confession     In the Decretum of the Gratian who compiled the edicts of previous councils and the principles of Church law which he published about 1151,… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • William Henry Harrison: Inaugural Address — ▪ Primary Source       Thursday, March 4, 1841       Called from a retirement which I had supposed was to continue for the residue of my life to fill the chief executive office of this great and free nation, I appear before you, fellow citizens,… …   Universalium

  • scrivener — /skriv(a)nar/ A writer; scribe; conveyancer. One whose occupation is to draw contracts, write deeds and mortgages, and prepare other species of written instruments. Also an agent to whom property is intrusted by others for the purpose of lending… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Agencies — agency a gen*cy ([=a] jen*s[y^]), n.; pl. {Agencies} ([=a] jen*s[i^]z). [agentia, fr. L. agens, agentis: cf. F. agence. See {Agent}.] 1. The faculty of acting or of exerting power; the state of being in action; action; instrumentality. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • agency — a gen*cy ([=a] jen*s[y^]), n.; pl. {Agencies} ([=a] jen*s[i^]z). [agentia, fr. L. agens, agentis: cf. F. agence. See {Agent}.] 1. The faculty of acting or of exerting power; the state of being in action; action; instrumentality. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Commission — Com*mis sion, n. [F., fr. L. commissio. See {Commit}.] 1. The act of committing, doing, or performing; the act of perpetrating. [1913 Webster] Every commission of sin introduces into the soul a certain degree of hardness. South. [1913 Webster] 2 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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