Surrenderee \Sur*ren`der*ee"\, n. (Law) The person to whom a surrender is made. --Mozley & W. [1913 Webster]

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  • surrenderee — n. person to whom a surrender is made …   English contemporary dictionary

  • surrenderee — sur·ren·der·ee …   English syllables

  • surrenderee — The person to whom a surrender is made …   Black's law dictionary

  • surrenderee — The cestui que use; that is, the person for whose use a surrender was made by a tenant to his lord. See 2 Bl Comm 366 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • surrenderee — sə|rendə|rē noun ( s) Etymology: surrender (I) + ee : one to whom a surrender (as of an estate) is made …   Useful english dictionary

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  • surrender in deed — A surrender effected by means of a deed from the surrenderer to the surrenderee …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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