man-datary

mandatary

[man-duh-ter-ee]
noun, plural mandataries.
a person or nation holding a mandate.
Also, mandatory.


Origin:
1605–15; < Late Latin mandātārius one to whom a charge is given. See mandate, -ary

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mandatary

noun
the recipient of a mandate 
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