Pronunciation: (stī-pen'dē-er"ē), [key]
—adj., n., pl. -ar•ies.
1. receiving a stipend; performing services for regular pay.
2. paid for by a stipend: stipendiary services.
3. pertaining to or of the nature of a stipend.
a person who receives a stipend.
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