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Italian translation of “appoint”

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appoint

verb
 
/əˈpɔɪnt/
to officially choose someone for a job
nominare, incaricare
He was appointed as company director last year. A new judge will be appointed to the court this fall.
Translations of “appoint”
in Korean 임명하다…
in Arabic يُعَيِّن…
in French nommer, fixer…
in Chinese (Traditional) 選擇, 任命, 委任…
in Russian назначать…
in Turkish resmen atamak, görevlendirmek…
in Polish mianować…
in Spanish nombrar, fijar, convenir…
in Portuguese nomear…
in German einstellen, verabreden…
in Catalan nomenar…
in Japanese ~を指名する, 任命する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 选择, 任命, 委派…
(Definition of appoint from the Cambridge English-Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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