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appoint

verb [T] (CHOOSE)
选择
 
 
/əˈpɔɪnt/
to choose someone officially for a job or responsibility
任命;委派
We've appointed three new teachers this year.
我们今年已经任用了3名新教师。
He's just been appointed (as) director of the publishing division.
他刚刚被任命为出版科科长。
[+ to infinitive] A commission has just been appointed to investigate fraud claims.
刚委派了一个委员会去调查诈骗的说法是否属实。
Recruiting staff, applying for and accepting jobs
(Definition of appoint verb (CHOOSE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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