appointee

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noun ap·poin·tee \ə-ˌpȯin-ˈtē, ˌa-\

Definition of appointee

  1. 1 :  one who is appointed

  2. 2 :  one to whom an estate is appointed

Examples of appointee in a sentence

  1. <the announcement of the presidential appointees to the cabinet>

1768

First Known Use of appointee

1768


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appointee

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noun ap·poin·tee \ə-ˌpȯin-ˈtē, ˌa-\

Legal Definition of appointee

  1. 1 :  a person who is appointed to a position

  2. 2 :  a person to whom property is appointed under a power of appointment



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