apparator


apparator
/aepareytar/ A furnisher or provider. Formerly the sheriff, in England, had charge of certain county affairs and disbursements, in which capacity he was called "apparator comitatus" (apparator for the county), and received therefor a considerable emolument

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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