stipendiary magistrate

noun

Definition of stipendiary magistrate

: a salaried British magistrate who is a professional lawyer appointed under statutory provisions to act instead of or in cooperation with unpaid lay justices of the peace

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“Stipendiary magistrate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stipendiary%20magistrate. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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