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  • noun Plural form of assientist.


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  • According to this contract the slaves were to be delivered to the vessels of the assientists in Barbadoes and Jamaica; one of the company's factors was to be placed on board such ships; and the necessary safe conducts were to be procured for their voyage to and from the port of Cadiz. [

    The Journal of Negro History, Volume 4, 1919


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