Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A director.
  • noun In law
  • noun A bailor of goods.
  • noun The person who delegates another to perform a mandate.
  • noun In civil law, the person who employs another (called a manadatarius or mandatary) to convey goods gratuitously, or in a gratuitous agency.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A director; one who gives a mandate or order.
  • noun (Rom. Law) The person who employs another to perform a mandate.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A director; one who gives a mandate or order.
  • noun law The person who employs another to perform a mandate.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun an authority who issues a mandate

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