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Meaning of “appointee” in the English Dictionary

"appointee" in British English

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appointeenoun [C]

uk   us   /əˌpɔɪnˈtiː/
someone who has been ​chosenofficially for a ​job or ​responsibility: a ​government appointee The new appointee will be ​workingclosely with both ​departments.
(Definition of appointee from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"appointee" in American English

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appointeenoun [C]

 us   /əˌpɔɪnˈti/
a ​person who is ​appointed to a ​job or ​position: The 39-year-old is a Commerce ​Departmentpolitical appointee (= someone who gets a ​job because of ​support for a ​politicalparty).
(Definition of appointee from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"appointee" in Business English

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appointeenoun [C]

uk   us   /əˌpɔɪnˈtiː/
HR someone who has been chosen ​officially for a ​job or ​responsibility: One in five of the new appointees is ​female.
(Definition of appointee from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “appointee”
in Chinese (Simplified) 被任命者, 被委派者…
in Chinese (Traditional) 被任命者, 被委任者…
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