registry of deeds
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Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

registry of deeds
n.
   the records of land title documents kept by the County Recorder or Recorder of Deeds. These are usually kept on microfilm reels of copies of the original documents, which can be found by tracing the names of owners in the Grantor-Grantee index. These are public information but may require the assistance of an employee to locate.
   See also: record

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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