cotrustee

noun co·trust·ee \ (ˌ)kō-trə-ˈstē \
variants: or co-trustee

Definition of cotrustee

plural cotrustees or co-trustees
: a joint trustee
  • As cotrustee, the beneficiary has the right to forbid the bank from making disbursements on the account without her approval.
  • —Brigid McMenamin

First Known Use of cotrustee

1818

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cotrustee

noun co·trust·ee \ ˌkō-ˌtrəs-ˈtē \

legal Definition of cotrustee

: a joint trustee

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