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trustee

noun [C]
 
 
/trʌsˈtiː/
a person or organization legally chosen to work alone or as part of a group to manage money or property for others: The pension fund is managed by a 12-member board of trustees. The CEO, who is responsible for developing overall strategy, reports to a board of trustees. She was invited to become a trustee for her local wildlife charity.
→  See also active trustee , bare trustee , constructive trustee
Translations of “trustee”
in Chinese (Traditional) 受託人…
in Russian попечитель…
in Turkish emanetçi, yeddi emin, mutemet…
in Chinese (Simplified) 受托人…
in Polish powiernik…
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