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cessionary

[sesh-uh-ner-ee] /ˈsɛʃ əˌnɛr i/
noun, plural cessionaries. Law.
1.
an assignee or grantee.
Origin of cessionary
1605-1615
1605-15; < Medieval Latin cessiōnārius, equivalent to cessiōn- cession + -ārius -ary
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British Dictionary definitions for cessionary

cessionary

/ˈsɛʃənərɪ/
noun (pl) -aries
1.
(law) a person to whom something is transferred; assignee; grantee
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