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annuitant

[ uh-noo-i-tnt, uh-nyoo- ]
/ əˈnu ɪ tnt, əˈnyu- /
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noun

a person who receives an annuity.

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Origin of annuitant

First recorded in 1710–20; annuit(y) + -ant
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British Dictionary definitions for annuitant

annuitant
/ (əˈnjuːɪtənt) /

noun

a person in receipt of or entitled to an annuity
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