ab·stract·er also ab·strac·tor /ab-'strak-tər/ n: a person who searches out and summarizes information to be used as reference or proof; specif: a person who prepares abstracts of title

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

One who prepares a title report or abstract of title for real estate.
Category: Real Estate & Rental Property → Buying a House
Category: Real Estate & Rental Property → Selling a House

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

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  • Abstracter — Ab*stract er, n. One who abstracts, or makes an abstract. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • abstracter — One who prepares abstracts of title. See certificate of abstracter …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • abstracter — noun see abstract III …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • abstracter — See abstract. * * * …   Universalium

  • abstracter — noun Agent noun of abstract; one who abstracts, or makes an abstract …   Wiktionary

  • abstracter — É™b stræktÉ™(r) n. one who summarizes and condenses, one who abstracts (also abstractor) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • abstracter — noun one who makes abstracts or summarizes information • Syn: ↑abstractor • Derivationally related forms: ↑abstract, ↑abstract (for: ↑abstractor) • Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • certificate of abstracter — A statement appended by an abstracter of titles at the end of an abstract prepared by him, showing the records of title covered by the search, and, in addition, the date from which the search made by him ran and the day and hour at which it… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • abstract — abstracter, n. abstractly, adv. abstractness, n. adj. /ab strakt , ab strakt/; n. /ab strakt/; v. /ab strakt / for 11 14, /ab strakt/ for 15, adj. 1. thought of apart from concrete realities, specific objects, or actual instances: an abstract… …   Universalium

  • Abstract — Abstract, adj. et adv. von dem Lat. abstractus. 1) An einem andern Dinge befindlich, aber von demselben abgesondert gedacht; im Gegensatze des concret. Die Tugend ist ein abstracter Begriff, ein abgesonderter, allgemeiner, bey einigen auch wohl,… …   Grammatisch-kritisches Wörterbuch der Hochdeutschen Mundart

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