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stipendiary magistrate in Law topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishstipendiary magistratesti‧pen‧di‧a‧ry ma‧gis‧trate /staɪˌpendiəri ˈmædʒəstreɪt, -strət $ -dieri-/ (also stipendiary) noun [countable]  SCLa magistrate in Britain who is paid by the state
Examples from the Corpus
stipendiary magistrateA family bench may include a stipendiary magistrate in which case he must preside.At the hearing of the information, the stipendiary magistrate dismissed the charge.