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appointee Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. noun an official who is appointed
  2. noun a person who is appointed to a job or position
    appointment.
WordNet

Ap*point*ee" noun
Etymology
F. appointé, p. p. of appointer. See Appoint, v. t.
Definitions
  1. A person appointed.
    The commission authorizes them to make appointments, and pay the appointees. Circular of Mass. Representatives (1768).
  2. (law) A person in whose favor a power of appointment is executed. Kent. Wharton.

Webster 1913


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