conveyance conveyance  /kən ˈveɪ əns/


  1. (n) document effecting a property transfer
  2. (n) the transmission of information
  3. (n) something that serves as a means of transportation
  4. (n) act of transferring property title from one person to another
  5. (n) the act of moving something from one location to another


  1. In ambulances it is also routine for the head of the patient to be at the front of the conveyance.
  2. Or skip the camel tours altogether in favor of more modern conveyance.
  3. Self-loathing and angst are the destinations he trawls, Venice merely the conveyance that takes his characters to those dark domains.


  1. Workers begin tunneling in downtown Lorain's Big Dig

    LORAIN — Workers have begun the tunnel that will become Lorain’s new giant sewage conveyance pipe under downtown.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Morning Journal

  2. Three teens charged with burglary of vehicles

    Three teenage boys accused of stealing items from cars in Silver Springs Shores early Monday were each charged with one count of burglary of a conveyance and resisting arrest without violence.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Ocala Star-Banner


  1. "We need more water. We need to build more storage and we have to build conveyance, the canal, all of those kinds of things, even though it's politically risky again," Schwarzenegger said.
    on Jun 14, 2007 By: Arnold Schwarzenegger Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  2. "Nothing has been sponsored by me or anyone else that these parcels go only to residents of Billings County ...... if that is what they are choosing to do, that is not the right choice in my judgment. The terms of conveyance are up to the Forest...
    on Jun 13, 2007 By: Byron Dorgan Source: In-Forum (subscription)

  3. Colin McDonald, the barrister for Rush, said: "It will then become a relevant legal consideration for the AFP in the conveyance of information that might predictably lead to the imposition of the death penalty on Australian citizens."
    on Sep 22, 2008 By: Colin McDonald Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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