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Term covenant 
Plain Language Definition 1. a promise given in writing in a document that has a personís seal on it along with their signature;
2. a promise in writing as part of a contract 
Context/Example There was a time when a *covenant* would be included in a land transfer preventing the future transfer to certain types of people. 
Related words
restrictive covenant 
 
This term last modified: 6/26/2008
 
 
 
 
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