Definition of Contestee
1. Noun. A winner (of a race or an election etc.) whose victory is contested.
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Literary usage of Contestee
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Journal by Texas Legislature. Senate, House of Representatives, Legislature (1913)
"(2) contestee demurs to Subdivision (d) of paragraph 3 of contestant's petition herein, and says that same is wholly insufficient in law to require an ..."
2. Journal ...: 1st Assembly, 1st Sess., 1820- by House of Representatives, General Assembly, Missouri (1871)
"... contestee and sitting member, after a care ful examination of the papers and testimony in the case, beg leave to make the following report: That, ..."
3. A Treatise on the American Law of Elections by George Washington McCrary (1897)
"Where contestee dies pending contest, proceedings binding on his successor. 457. State law followed in Congressional contests. 457a. ..."
4. The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value and by Abraham Clark Freeman (1893)
"A list, also designated " People's Party," under the device, "Emblem of Justice," containing the name of contestee and others. In the remaining counties of ..."
5. Luzerne Legal Register Reports: Containing Cases Decided in the Several (1917)
"Proceeding now to the votes attacked by contestee, and considering them by ... The votes of sundry persons are attacked by contestee on the ground that each ..."
6. Journal by Indiana General Assembly. Senate, Indiana, General Assembly, United States Congress Senate (1887)
"were summoned for the contestee tailed to arrive until after the evidence ... Total expenses $29 60 And the contestee hereto appends statements of said ..."