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consignee

[kon-sahy-nee, -si-, kuh n-sahy-] /ˌkɒn saɪˈni, -sɪ-, kən saɪ-/
noun
1.
a person or party to whom something, usually merchandise, is consigned.
Origin
1780-1790
1780-90; consign + -ee
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Examples from the web for consignee
  • Such license applications had to identify the specific defense articles to be exported, the foreign consignee, and the end-user.
  • The principal in the export transaction that purchases the commodities for delivery to the ultimate consignee.
  • Each consignee must provide certain certifications on company letterhead that is signed by the consignee.
British Dictionary definitions for consignee

consignee

/ˌkɒnsaɪˈniː/
noun
1.
a person, agent, organization, etc, to which merchandise is consigned
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