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donee


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Donee  \Do*nee"\,  n.  [OF.  don['e],  F.  donn['e],  p.  p.  See  the 
  preceding  word.] 
  1.  The  person  to  whom  a  gift  or  donation  is  made 
 
  2.  (Law)  Anciently,  one  to  whom  lands  were  given  in  later 
  use  one  to  whom  lands  and  tenements  are  given  in  tail;  in 
  modern  use  one  on  whom  a  power  is  conferred  for 
  execution;  --  sometimes  called  the  appointor. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  donee 
  n  :  the  recipient  of  funds  or  other  benefits  [syn:  {beneficiary}] 




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