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investiture

noun [C] uk   /ɪnˈves.tɪ.tʃər/  us   /-tʃɚ/ formal
a ceremony in which someone is given an official rank, authority, power, etc.: The investiture of the new president will take place this evening.
Translations of “investiture”
in Chinese (Traditional) 授銜儀式, 授權儀式…
in Chinese (Simplified) 授职典礼, 授权仪式…
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