mort·gag·ee /ˌmȯr-gi-'jē/ n: a party (as a business or individual) to whom or in whose favor property is mortgaged
Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam-Webster. 1996.
n.A person who lends money to another through a mortgage.
The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008.
n. The lender or creditor extending the loan involved in a mortgage.
Webster's New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000.
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mortgagee — noun Date: 1584 a person to whom property is mortgaged … New Collegiate Dictionary
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