advowee


advowee
advowee, or avowee
/ae(d)vawiy/ The person or patron who has a right to present to a benefice

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • Advowee — Ad*vow*ee , n. [OE. avowe, F. avou[ e], fr. L. advocatus. See {Advocate}, {Avowee}, {Avoyer}.] One who has an advowson. Cowell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • advowee — ad·vow·ee …   English syllables

  • advowee —   n. ecclesiastical patron; holder of advowson …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • advowee — The holder of an advowson; a patron …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • advowee — əd|vau̇|ē, (ˌ)ad| noun ( s) Etymology: advowson + ee : one that holds an advowson …   Useful english dictionary

  • advowee, or avowee — /ae(d)vawiy/ The person or patron who has a right to present to a benefice …   Black's law dictionary

  • advowee paramount — The sovereign, or highest patron …   Black's law dictionary

  • advowee paramount — The highest in patronage, the sovereign …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • avowee — advowee, or avowee /ae(d)vawiy/ The person or patron who has a right to present to a benefice …   Black's law dictionary

  • Avowee — A*vow ee , n. [F. avou[ e]. Cf. {Advowee}, {Advocate}, n.] The person who has a right to present to a benefice; the patron; an advowee. See {Advowson}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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