Definition of consignee
: one to whom something is consigned or shipped
Recent Examples of consignee from the Web
The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency also seized 100 kilograms (220 pounds) from another warehouse of a consignee on Saturday.
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First Known Use of consignee
Legal Definition of consignee
: a person to whom goods are consigned
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