Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    The person appointed by a donor under the Statute of Uses to execute a power.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    The person who appoints or executes a power of appointment; as appointee is the person to whom or in whose favor an appointment is made. 1 Steph. Comm. 506, 507 ; 4 Kent, Comm. 316. One authorised by the donor, under the statute of uses, to execute a power. 2 Bouv. Inst. n. 1923.