from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One that executes a power of appointment of property.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The person who selects the appointee.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The person who selects the appointee. See appointee, 2
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In law, one who has official or legal power of appointment. See appoint, 5.
appoint + -or (Wiktionary)