Recoveree

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Recoveree (Law) The person against whom a judgment is obtained in common recovery.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n recoveree In law, the tenant or person against whom a judgment is obtained in common recovery. See common.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Recoveree one against whom a judgment is obtained in common recovery
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. recovrer—L. recuperārere-, again, and Sabine cuprus, good; some suggest cupĕre, to desire.