Cestui

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CESTUI. He. This word is frequently used in composition as, cestui que trust, cestui que vie, &c.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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328: "In our law, a use might be ranked under the rights of the second kind; being a confidence reposed in another who was tenat of the land, or terre--tenant, that he should disposed of the land according to the intentions or cestuy que use, or him whose it was granted and suffer him to take the profits'.
(54) Lord Eldon's last remarks on the point were reported in Downes v Grazebrook: '[A trustee] cannot, without the express authority of his cestuy que trust, have any thing to do with the trust property as a purchaser'.