cestui que use

noun
ces·​tui que use | \ -ˈyüz \

Legal Definition of cestui que use

: the beneficiary of a use

History and Etymology for cestui que use

Anglo-French, the person for whose use (a fief is granted)

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“Cestui que use.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/cestui%20que%20use. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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