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 for appointee
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Appointee \Ap*point*ee"\, n. [F. appoint['e], p. p. of
     appointer. See Appoint, v. t.]
     1. A person appointed.
        [1913 Webster]
              The commission authorizes them to make appointments,
              and pay the appointees.               --Circular of
        [1913 Webster]
     2. (law) A person in whose favor a power of appointment is
        executed. --Kent. Wharton.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: an official who is appointed
      2: a person who is appointed to a job or position [syn:
         appointee, appointment]

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