Meaning of “appointee” in the English Dictionary

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"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 Department political appointee (= someone who gets a job because of support for a political party).

(Definition of “appointee” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"appointee" in Business English

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appointeenoun [ C ]

/əˌpɔɪnˈtiː/ uk us

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)

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