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Definition: Consignee

What is the dictionary definition of Consignee?

Dictionary Definition

n. a person or business holding another’s goods for sale or for delivery to a designated agent.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Consignee. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. September 26, 2021
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Consignee. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: September 26, 2021).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Consignee. Retrieved September 26, 2021, from website:

Definition Sources

Definitions for Consignee are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 27th April, 2020 | 3 Views.