[del-i-guh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee]
of or pertaining to the delegation or assignment of authority, power, or responsibility.

1590–1600; delegate + -ory1 Unabridged
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If prescription drugs are dispensed under the prescriber's delegatory authority, the delegatee who dispenses.
Rather, it is characteristic of all delegatory relationships.
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