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Arabic translation of “appoint”


verb   /əˈpɔɪnt/
to officially choose someone for a job
He was appointed as company director last year. A new judge will be appointed to the court this fall.
(Definition of appoint verb from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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