devisee

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noun de·vi·see \ˌde-və-ˈzē, di-ˌvī-ˈzē\

Definition of devisee

  1. :  one to whom a devise of property is made

1543

First Known Use of devisee

1543


Law Dictionary

devisee

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noun de·vi·see \ˌde-və-ˈzē, di-ˌvī-ˈzē\

Legal Definition of devisee

  1. :  one to whom a devise of property is made — compare heir, legatee, next of kin



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