Definition of payee in English:

payee

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Pronunciation: /peɪˈiː
 
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noun

  • A person to whom money is paid or is to be paid, especially the person to whom a cheque is made payable.
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    • On the other hand, there were dispositions of the company's money between the company and the payees of the cheques.
    • There were 26 cheques made out to a range of payees, none of whom received that money and the record on the stubs differed to the payee on the cheque.
    • He left the payee line of the cheque blank.

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