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English definition of “stipendiary”

stipendiary

adjective     /staɪˈpen.di.ər.i/ US  /-er-/ UK
A stipendiary clergyman or magistrate receives a fixed income: He was appointed as a stipendiary priest in the diocese of York.Earning money and money earned
(Definition of stipendiary adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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