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English definition of “nominee”

nominee

noun [C] uk   /ˌnɒm.ɪˈniː/ us    /ˌnɑː.mə-/

nominee noun [C] (SUGGESTION)

someone who has been nominated for something: All nominees for Treasurer will be considered.Suggestions and proposalsVoters and Candidates in elections

nominee noun [C] (CHOICE)

a person who is officially chosen for a position or jobRecruiting staff, applying for and accepting jobsEmployees and colleagues
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