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ap·point·ee

 (ə-poin′tē′, ăp′oin-)
n.
1. One who is appointed, as to an office or position.
2. Law One to whom a power of appointment of property is granted.

appointee

(əpɔɪnˈtiː; ˌæp-)
n
1. a person who is appointed
2. (Law) property law a person to whom property is granted under a power of appointment

ap•point•ee

(ə pɔɪnˈti, ˌæp ɔɪnˈti)

n.
1. a person who is appointed.
2. a beneficiary under a legal appointment.
[1720–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.appointee - an official who is appointedappointee - an official who is appointed  
functionary, official - a worker who holds or is invested with an office
placeman, placeseeker - a disparaging term for an appointee
2.appointee - a person who is appointed to a job or positionappointee - a person who is appointed to a job or position
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"

appointee

noun
A person who is appointed to an office or position:
Translations

appointee

[əpɔɪnˈtiː] Npersona f nombrada

appointee

[əˌpɔɪnˈtiː] npersonne f nommée, candidat(e) m/f retenu(e)

appointee

nErnannte(r) mf; he was a Wilson/political appointeeer war von Wilson/aus politischen Gründen ernannt worden; the appointee to the ambassadorshipder neu bestellte Botschafter

appointee

[əpɔɪnˈtiː] nincaricato/a
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