2. [syn: appointee, appointment]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Appointee \Ap*point*ee"\, n. [F. appoint['e], p. p. of
appointer. See Appoint, v. t.]
1. A person appointed.
The commission authorizes them to make appointments,
and pay the appointees. --Circular of
2. (law) A person in whose favor a power of appointment is
executed. --Kent. Wharton.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: an official who is appointed
2: a person who is appointed to a job or position [syn: