licensee

or li·cen·cee

[lahy-suh n-see]

Origin of licensee

First recorded in 1865–70; license + -ee
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British Dictionary definitions for licencees

licensee

noun
  1. a person who holds a licence, esp one to sell alcoholic drink
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Word Origin and History for licencees

licensee

n.

1837, from license + -ee.

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