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garnishee


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Garnishee  \Gar`nish*ee"\,  n.  (Law) 
  One  who  is  garnished;  a  person  upon  whom  garnishment  has  been 
  served  in  a  suit  by  a  creditor  against  a  debtor,  such  person 
  holding  property  belonging  to  the  debtor,  or  owing  him  money. 
 
  Note:  The  order  by  which  warning  is  made  is  called  a 
  garnishee  order 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Garnishee  \Gar`nish*ee"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Garnisheed} 
  (-[=e]d);  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Garnisheeing}.]  (Law) 
  a  To  make  (a  person)  a  garnishee;  to  warn  by  garnishment; 
  to  garnish. 
  b  To  attach  (the  fund  or  property  sought  to  be  secured  by 
  garnishment);  to  trustee. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  garnishee 
  v  :  take  a  debtor's  wages,  such  as  for  child  support 




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