adoptee

noun adopt·ee \ ə-ˌdäp-ˈtē \

Definition of adoptee

:one who is adopted

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First Known Use of adoptee

1849


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adoptee

noun adopt·ee \ ə-ˌdäp-ˈtē \

legal Definition of adoptee

:a person who is adopted


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