from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One to whom or to which ownership of property is transferred.
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- n. The person to whom a property is alienated
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One to whom the title of property is transferred; -- opposed to alienor.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One to whom the title to property is transferred: as, “if the alienee enters and keeps possession,” Blackstone.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. someone to whom the title of property is transferred
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When another person's slave is instituted heir, if he continues in the same condition he must have the order of his master to accept; if alienated by him in the testator's lifetime, or after the testator's death but before acceptance, he must have the order of the alienee to accept; finally, if manumitted in the testator's lifetime, or after the testator's death but before acceptance, he may accept or not at his own discretion.
The alienee of a devisee shall hold discharged from the demands of specialty creditors of the de - visor.
In Jans mioh - yg alienee the Perfians, increafing to thirty thoii£nid« dc -