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legalistically
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Legatee definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

LEGATEE', n. [L. lego, to send.] One to whom a legacy is bequeathed.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: someone to whom a legacy is bequeathed

Merriam Webster's

noun Date: circa 1688 one to whom a legacy is bequeathed or a devise is given

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. the recipient of a legacy. Etymology: as LEGATOR + -EE

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Legatee Leg`a*tee" (l[e^]g`[.a]*t[=e]"), n. [See Legacy.] (Law) One to whom a legacy is bequeathed.



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