grantee

[gran-tee, grahn-]
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Origin of grantee

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50; see origin at grant, -ee
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grantee

noun
  1. law a person to whom a grant is made
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Word Origin and History for grantee
n.

late 15c., from grant (n.) + -ee.

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