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recipient

noun

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as in beneficiary, donee

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The first known use of recipient was in 1558

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“Recipient.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/recipient. Accessed 30 Mar. 2020.

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