- a person who receives a stipend.
Origin of stipendiary
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There may be more than one stipendiary magistrate for a borough.
When captured by the Romans they made it a stipendiary town.Cathedral Cities of England
There are 66 resident (stipendiary) magistrates, and four police magistrates in Dublin.
When they received pay, which must have been the usual case, they were literally his soldiers, or stipendiary troops.
The council may by petition obtain the appointment of a stipendiary magistrate for the borough.
- receiving or working for regular paya stipendiary magistrate
- paid for by a stipend
- a person who receives regular payment
C16: from Latin stīpendiārius concerning tribute, from stīpendium stipend
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