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Translation of "appoint" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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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