acceptance of deed

A manifestation by act, conduct, or declaration of an intention to take the legal title to the property which the instrument purports to convey, after an antecedent delivery or tender of the deed to the knowledge of the grantee accepting. 23 Am J2d Deeds § 128.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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