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consignee


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Consignee  \Con`sign*ee"\  (?;  277),  n.  [F.  consign?,  p.  p.  of 
  consigner.] 
  The  person  to  whom  goods  or  other  things  are  consigned;  a 
  factor;  --  correlative  to  consignor. 
 
  Consigner  and  consignee  are  used  by  merchants  to 
  express  generally  the  shipper  of  merchandise,  and  the 
  person  to  whom  it  is  addressed,  by  bill  of  lading  or 
  otherwise.  --De  Colange 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  consignee 
  n  :  the  person  to  whom  merchandise  is  consigned 




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