mandatary definition

  • noun:
    • someone or country receiving a mandate.
    • one that obtains a mandate.
    • anyone to who a command or cost is offered; hence, particularly, one to who the pope has, by his prerogative, offered a mandate or order for their benefice.
    • One who undertakes to discharge a particular business percentage; a mandatory.
    • anyone to who a command or fee is offered; a person who has received and keeps a mandate to act for the next; a lawyer.
    • the receiver of a mandate

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