Meaning of “payee” in the English Dictionary

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"payee" in American English

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payeenoun [ C ]

us /peɪˈI/

a person to whom money is given or owed

(Definition of “payee” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"payee" in Business English

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payeenoun [ C ]

uk /peɪˈiː/ us

FINANCE, BANKING a person that money or a cheque is paid to or should be paid to:

They filled in the amount on the cheque, but left the payee's name blank.

(Definition of “payee” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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