from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The position or function of a trustee.
  • noun The condition of being in a trust relationship.
  • noun Administration of a territory by a country or countries so commissioned by the United Nations.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The office or functions of a trustee.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The office or duty of a trustee.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The position or office of being a trustee.
  • noun A United Nations trust territory or its administration.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the position of trustee
  • noun a dependent country; administered by another country under the supervision of the United Nations


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