Definition of licensee in English:


Line breaks: li¦cen|see
Pronunciation: /lʌɪs(ə)nˈsiː


  • The holder of a licence, especially to sell alcoholic drinks.
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    • The plaintiff, who was on the defendant's land as a licensee, was injured by the negligent shunting of railway trucks.
    • This is the same principle as allows a licensee who is in de facto possession to evict a trespasser.
    • Indeed it is difficult to discover even partial delegation of the licensee's proprietary or managerial functions.

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