475.380.  Definitions. — As used in sections 475.380 to 475.480:

Terms Used In Missouri Laws 475.380

  • Guardian: one appointed by a court to have the care and custody of the person of a minor or of an incapacitated person. See Missouri Laws 475.010
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, and to partnerships and other unincorporated associations. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Property: includes real and personal property. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • United States: includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Ward: a minor or an incapacitated person for whom a guardian, limited guardian, or standby guardian has been appointed. See Missouri Laws 475.010

 (1)  “Person” means an individual, a partnership, a corporation or an association;

 (2)  “Veterans administration” means the Veterans Administration, its predecessors or successor;

 (3)  “Income” means moneys received from the Veterans Administration and revenue or profit from any property wholly or partially acquired therewith;

 (4)  “Estate” means income on hand and assets acquired partially or wholly with income;

 (5)  “Benefits” means all moneys paid or payable by the United States through the Veterans Administration;

 (6)  “Administrator” means the administrator of Veterans Affairs of the United States or his successor;

 (7)  “Ward” means a beneficiary of the Veterans Administration;

 (8)  “Guardian” means any fiduciary for the person or estate of a ward.