[ ri-kog-nuh-zee, -kon-uh- ]
/ rɪˌkɒg nəˈzi, -ˌkɒn ə- /
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the person to whom an obligation is owed in a recognizance.
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British Dictionary definitions for recognizee
/ (rɪˌkɒɡnɪˈziː) /
law the person to whom one entering into a recognizance is bound
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