im·​por·​tee | \ ¦imˌpōr¦tē, -pər- \
plural -s

Definition of importee

: one that has been imported importees brought in to harvest the cherry crop

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First Known Use of importee

1858, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for importee

import entry 1 + -ee

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“Importee.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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