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appoint

verb uk   /əˈpɔɪnt/ us  

appoint verb (PERSON)

C1 [T] to choose someone officially for a job or responsibility: We've appointed three new teachers this year. He's just been appointed (as) director of the publishing division. [+ to infinitive] A commission has just been appointed to investigate fraud claims.
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appoint verb (DATE)

[T usually passive] formal to arrange a date or time when a meeting or other event will happen: A date has been appointed for the election.
Traducciones de “appoint”
en coreano 임명하다…
en árabe يُعَيِّن…
en francés nommer, fixer…
en turco resmen atamak, görevlendirmek…
en italiano nominare, incaricare…
en chino (tradicionál) 選擇, 任命, 委任…
en ruso назначать…
en polaco mianować…
en español nombrar, fijar, convenir…
en portugués nomear…
en alemán einstellen, verabreden…
en catalán nomenar…
en japonés ~を指名する, 任命する…
en chino (simplificado) 选择, 任命, 委派…
(Definition of appoint from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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