Define: Mandator

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Definition: Mandator

Quick Summary of Mandator

A Mandator is a person, group, or organisation who issues a mandate to a mandatary.

What is the dictionary definition of Mandator?

Dictionary Definition

an authority who issues a mandate

  1. A director; one who gives a mandate or order.
  2. legal The person who employs another to perform a mandate.


Synonyms For Mandator

delegator, principal, donor, client, warrant

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Mandator. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. March 31, 2020
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Mandator. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: March 31, 2020).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Mandator. Retrieved March 31, 2020, from website:

Definition Sources

Definitions for Mandator are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 28th December 2019.