meeting of minds


meeting of minds
index accordance (understanding), mutual understanding, understanding (agreement)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


meeting of minds
n.
The state of agreement about the terms and conditions of a contract that the parties to it must reach for it to be validly created.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


meeting of minds
The mutual agreement and assent of the parties to a contract to its substance and terms.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


meeting of minds
The mutual agreement and assent of the parties to a contract to its substance and terms.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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