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English definition of “nominee”

nominee

noun [C] (SUGGESTION)    /ˌnɒm.ɪˈniː/ US  /ˌnɑː.mə-/
someone who has been nominated for something: All nominees for Treasurer will be considered.Suggestions and proposalsVoters and Candidates in elections
(Definition of nominee noun (SUGGESTION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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