What is ASSIGNS?

Assignees; those to whom property shall have been transferred. Now seldom used except in the phrase, in deeds, “heirs, administrators, and assigns.” Grant v. Carpenter, 8 R. I. 36; Baily v. De Cres- pigny, 10 Best. & S. 12.

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