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appoint

verb [T]  /əˈpɔɪnt/ us  
to choose someone officially for a job or responsibility: Commissioner Curtis was appointed by President Bush.
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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