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

    One to whom a fee is conveyed or to whom a feoffment is made.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    He to whom a fee is conveyed. Litt. § 1; 2 Bl. Comm. 20.
    —Feoffee to uses. A person to whom land was conveyed for the use of a third party. The latter was called "cestui que use."