distributee

[ dih-strib-yoo-tee ]
/ dɪˌstrɪb yʊˈti /

noun

Law. a person who shares in a decedent estate.
a person to whom something is distributed.

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Origin of distributee

An Americanism dating back to 1865–70; distribute + -ee
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British Dictionary definitions for distributee

distributee
/ (dɪˌstrɪbjʊˈtiː) /

noun

law, mainly US a person entitled to share in the estate of an intestate
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