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cosigner

[koh-sahy-ner, koh-sahy-] /ˈkoʊˌsaɪ nər, koʊˈsaɪ-/
noun
1.
a cosignatory.
2.
a joint signer of a negotiable instrument, especially a promissory note.
Origin of cosigner
1900-1905
First recorded in 1900-05; co- + signer
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n.

also co-signer, 1946, agent noun from cosign; earlier in this sense was cosignatory (1865).

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