Etymology
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stipendiary (adj.)

1540s, from Latin stipendiarius, from stipendium (see stipend).

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Definitions of stipendiary
1
stipendiary (adj.)
for which money is paid;
stipendiary services
Synonyms: compensable / paying / remunerative / salaried
stipendiary (adj.)
pertaining to or of the nature of a stipend or allowance;
stipendiary funds
stipendiary (adj.)
receiving or eligible for compensation;
a stipendiary magistrate
Synonyms: compensated / remunerated / salaried
2
stipendiary (n.)
(United Kingdom) a paid magistrate (appointed by the Home Secretary) dealing with police cases;
Synonyms: stipendiary magistrate
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