responsalis

noun
re·​spon·​sa·​lis | \ -ˌspänˈsälə̇s \
plural responsales\ -​ˈsä(ˌ)lās \

Definition of responsalis

: one who gives answers as the representative of an ecclesiastic : apocrisiarius

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History and Etymology for responsalis

Late Latin responsalis (translation of Late Greek apokrisiarios), from Latin responsum reply + -alis -al

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“Responsalis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/responsalis. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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