referendary

noun
ref·​er·​en·​da·​ry | \ˌrefəˈrendərē\
plural -es

Definition of referendary 

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 : an official at various imperial, papal, and royal courts charged with investigative or advisory duties used as a title

3 obsolete : one who furnishes news : reporter

referendary

adjective

Definition of referendary (Entry 2 of 2)

: of or relating to a referendum

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History and Etymology for referendary

Noun

Late Latin referendarius, from Latin referendus to be referred (gerundive of referre to refer) + -arius -ary

Adjective

referendum + -ary

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