First Known Use of bailee
Legal Definition of bailee
: an individual or entity (as a business organization) having possession of another's personal property under a bailment
Additional Notes on bailee
Carriers and warehouses are two examples of bailees. A bailee's liability for loss or damage to property is determined by the terms of the bailment or the law of the jurisdiction.
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