a person who receives an .
From time to time he went to see his annuitant, just as one goes in July to see when the harvest is likely to begin.
The Works of Guy de Maupassant, Vol. 1 (of 8) Guy de Maupassant
The holder of an annuity is called an annuitant, and the person on whose life the annuity depends is called the nominee.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 2 Various
Such an event, however, is almost as rare as resignation of an office-holder or the death of an annuitant.
My Native Land James Cox
a person in receipt of or entitled to an annuity
- Annuity certain
an annuity payable for a certain number of years regardless of any contingency.
a specified income payable at stated intervals for a fixed or a contingent period, often for the recipient’s life, in consideration of a stipulated premium paid either in prior installment payments or in a single payment. the right to receive such an income, or the duty to make such a payment or payments. Contemporary Examples […]
(especially of laws or other established rules, usages, etc.) to make void or null; abolish; cancel; invalidate: to annul a marriage. to reduce to nothing; obliterate. to cancel (a regularly scheduled train, plane, social event, etc.) for one day or one time only. Contemporary Examples By all accounts, Rafsanjani has been the main force behind […]
having the form of a ring. (of a carpenter’s nail) having a series of concentric grooves to improve holding power. Historical Examples It will be seen that the valves v on the other side of the annular chamber are closed. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 5 Various The angle of the anterior chamber […]
- Annular clock
a clock in the form of a vase, ball, etc., having the hours painted on a ring rotating beneath a pointer.