Recognizee
Recognizee Re*cog`ni*zee" (r[-e]*k[o^]g`n[i^]*z[=e]" or r[-e]*k[o^]n`[i^]*z[=e]"), n. (Law) The person in whose favor a recognizance is made. [Written also {recognisee}.] --Blackstone. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • recognizee — (Amer.) n. (Law) person to whom a legal obligation is made, one to whom a recognizance is made (also recognisee) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • recognizee — [ri käg΄ni zē′, rikän΄izē′] n. Law a person in whose favor a recognizance is entered …   English World dictionary

  • recognizee — /ri kog neuh zee , kon euh /, n. Law. the person to whom an obligation is owed in a recognizance. [1585 95; RECOGNIZE + EE] * * * …   Universalium

  • recognizee — re·cog·ni·zee …   English syllables

  • recognizee — He to whom one is bound in a recognizance …   Black's law dictionary

  • recognizee — The person to whom the promise is made in a recognizance …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • recognizee — rə̇|kä(g)nə|zē noun ( s) Etymology: recognize + ee : the person in whose favor a recognizance is made …   Useful english dictionary

  • recognisee — Recognizee Re*cog ni*zee (r[ e]*k[o^]g n[i^]*z[=e] or r[ e]*k[o^]n [i^]*z[=e] ), n. (Law) The person in whose favor a recognizance is made. [Written also {recognisee}.] Blackstone. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • recognizees — recognizee (Amer.) n. (Law) person to whom a legal obligation is made, one to whom a recognizance is made (also recognisee) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • recognisee — /rəkɒgnəˈzi/ (say ruhkognuh zee) noun Law someone to whom a person who enters into a recognisance is bound. Also, recognizee …   Australian English dictionary

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