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stipendiary

[stahy-pen-dee-er-ee] /staɪˈpɛn diˌɛr i/
adjective
1.
receiving a stipend; performing services for regular pay.
2.
paid for by a stipend:
stipendiary services.
3.
pertaining to or of the nature of a stipend.
noun, plural stipendiaries.
4.
a person who receives a stipend.
Origin
1535-1545
1535-45; < Latin stīpendiārius, equivalent to stīpendi(um) stipend + -ārius -ary
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  • The high bailiff is the head stipendiary magistrate in the isle of man.
British Dictionary definitions for stipendiary

stipendiary

/staɪˈpɛndɪərɪ/
adjective
1.
receiving or working for regular pay: a stipendiary magistrate
2.
paid for by a stipend
noun (pl) -aries
3.
a person who receives regular payment
Word Origin
C16: from Latin stīpendiārius concerning tribute, from stīpendiumstipend
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