noun Date: circa 1770 one to whom a thing is dedicated

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  • dedicatee — /ded i keuh tee /, n. a person to whom something is dedicated. [1750 60; DEDICATE + EE] * * * …   Universalium

  • dedicatee — noun Someone to whom something is dedicated See Also: dedicator …   Wiktionary

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  • dedicatee — |dedə̇kə|tē noun ( s) Etymology: dedicate (II) + ee : one to whom a thing is dedicated …   Useful english dictionary

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