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English definition of “appointed”

appointed

adjective (PERSON)    /əˈpɔɪn.tɪd/ US  /-t̬ɪd/
officially chosen for a job or responsibility: I'd like to introduce our newly appointed members of staff. → See also self-appointedRecruiting staff, applying for and accepting jobs
(Definition of appointed adjective (PERSON) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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