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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 gar·nish·ee /ˌgɑrnəˈʃi/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Gar·nish·ee n. Law One who is garnished; a person upon whom garnishment has been served in a suit by a creditor against a debtor, such person holding property belonging to the debtor, or owing him money.
 Note:The order by which warning is made is called a garnishee order.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Gar·nish·ee, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Garnisheed p. pr. & vb. n. Garnisheeing.] Law (a) To make (a person) a garnishee; to warn by garnishment; to garnish. (b) To attach (the fund or property sought to be secured by garnishment); to trustee.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v : take a debtor's wages on legal orders, such as for child
          support; "His employer garnished his wages in order to
          pay his debt" [syn: garnish]