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Beneficiary

Ben`e`fi´ci`a`ry
a.1.Holding some office or valuable possession, in subordination to another; holding under a feudal or other superior; having a dependent and secondary possession.
A feudatory or beneficiary king of England.
- Bacon.
2.Bestowed as a gratuity; as, beneficiary gifts.
n.1.A feudatory or vassal; hence, one who holds a benefice and uses its proceeds.
2.One who receives anything as a gift; one who receives a benefit or advantage; esp. one who receives help or income from an educational fund or a trust estate.
Noun1.beneficiary - the recipient of funds or other benefits
Synonyms: donee
2.beneficiary - the semantic role of the intended recipient who benefits from the happening denoted by the verb in the clause
Adj.1.beneficiary - having or arising from a benefice; "a beneficiary baron"

BENEFICIARY. This term is frequently used as synonymous with the technical phrase cestui que trust. (q. v.)

HEIR, BENEFICIARY. A term used in the civil law. Beneficiary heirs are those who have accepted the succession under the benefit of an inventory regularly made. Civ. Code of Lo. art. 879. If the heir apprehend that the succession will be burdened with debts beyond its value, he accepts with benefit of inventory, and in that case he is responsible only for the value of the succession. See inventory, benefit of.

allottee, almsman, almswoman, annuitant, assign, assignee, benefice-holder, cestui, cestui que trust, cestui que use, deedholder, devisee, donee, feoffee, feudatory, grantee, householder, incumbent, laird, landlady, landlord, legatary, legatee, lord, master, mesne, mesne lord, mistress, owner, patentee, pensionary, pensioner, proprietary, proprietor, proprietress, proprietrix, rentier, resident, residentiary, squire, stipendiary, titleholder
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