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

    Until.

  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    One to whom a gift is made; a grantee.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In old English law. He to whom lands were given; the party to whom a donatio was made. In later law. He to whom lands or tenements are given in tail. Litt. ยง 57. In modern and American law. The party executing a power; otherwise called the "appointed." 4 Kent, Comm. 316.