Definition of Trustees
1. Noun. (plural of trustee) ¹
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Definition of Trustees
1. trustee [v] - See also: trustee
Medical Definition of Trustees
1. Board members of an institution or organization who are entrusted with the administering of funds and the directing of policy. (12 Dec 1998)
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Literary usage of Trustees
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Library Journal by American Library Association, Library Association (1898)
"RG Thwaites introduced the following : Resolved, That the trustees' Section of the ALA recommends that a circular addressed to library trustees shall be ..."
2. Library Journal by American Library Association, Library Association (1891)
"The only condition suggested Is the determination by the trustees of the question whether they deem it expedient to endow that institution. ..."
3. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery: During by Great Britain Court of Chancery, Edward Thurlow Thurlow, Alexander Wedderburn Rosslyn, Jonathan Cogswell Perkins (1845)
"No instance, that, consent of three trustees to marriage being required, that of two, not consulting the third, would be sufficient, [p. 17. ..."
4. The American Journal of Education by Henry Barnard (1859)
"And be it further enacted by the authority aforesaid, that the number of the trustees aforesaid, and their successors, shall not at any one time be more ..."
5. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1889)
"The trustees were instructed to devote the interest ' towards the maintenance and promotion of religious ordinances and education and missionary operations ..."
6. Library Journal by American Library Association, Library Association (1886)
"The number of trustees shall be twenty-two, in which number shall be included the mayor of the city of New York, the comptroller, the president of the board ..."
7. The Statutes of Nova Scotia by Nova Scotia (1892)
"Real estate vested in trustees. 1892. Also all that lot formerly ... An Act to incorporate'the trustees of Whycocomagh Village Presbyterian Church. ..."