[ ri-sip-ee-uh nt ]
/ rɪˈsɪp i ənt /
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Origin of recipient
OTHER WORDS FROM recipientnon·re·cip·i·ent, adjective, nounun·re·cip·i·ent, adjective
Words nearby recipient
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Example sentences from the Web for non-recipient
The envy of the non-recipient denominations made the favoured Church of England unpopular.Reminiscences of a Canadian Pioneer for the last Fifty Years|Samuel Thompson
British Dictionary definitions for non-recipient
/ (rɪˈsɪpɪənt) /
a person who or thing that receives
a less common word for receptive
Word Origin for recipient
C16: via French from Latin recipiēns, from recipere to receive
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Medical definitions for non-recipient
[ rĭ-sĭp′ē-ənt ]
Functioning as a receiver; receptive.
One who receives blood, tissue, or an organ from a donor.
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