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appoint

verb [T]
 
 
/əˈpɔɪnt/
to officially choose someone for a job: He was appointed as company director last year.Recruiting staff, applying for and accepting jobsTaking and choosing
Translations of “appoint”
in Korean 임명하다…
in Arabic يُعَيِّن…
in French nommer, fixer…
in Turkish resmen atamak, görevlendirmek…
in Italian nominare, incaricare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 選擇, 任命, 委任…
in Russian назначать…
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…
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