advowee

noun

ad·​vow·​ee
əd-¦vau̇-¦ē,
(ˌ)ad-
plural -s
: one that holds an advowson

Word History

Etymology

advowson + -ee

First Known Use

1593, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of advowee was in 1593

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“Advowee.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/advowee. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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