Definition of “trustee” - English Dictionary

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“trustee” in American English

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trusteenoun [ C ]

us /trʌsˈti/

a person, often one of a group, who controls property or money for the benefit of another person or an organization:

He was a member of the museum’s board of trustees.

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“trustee” in Business English

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trusteenoun [ C ]

uk /trʌsˈtiː/ us

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.

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