advowee


advowee
  n. ecclesiastical patron; holder of advowson.

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

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

  • advowee — ad·vow·ee …   English syllables

  • 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, 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 sovereign, or highest patron …   Black's law dictionary