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a.1.Of or pertaining to a commissary.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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which insulates them from improper influence of government, public opinion, other judges and the parties--in order to ensure the immediate subjection to the laws, the administration is organized in accordance with the commissarial principle, viz.
In Dictatorship, written in the aftermath of the First World War and the Russian Revolution, Schmitt draws on the distinction between sovereign dictatorship and commissarial dictatorship to show the irreconcilability of liberalism with the state of exception.
Bishop Njegovan has not commented on the case and has given Archdeacon Tom Stradwick commissarial authority to handle the matter in order to ensure a fair investigation.

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