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Meaning of “delegation” - Learner’s Dictionary

delegation

noun
 
 
/ˌdelɪˈɡeɪʃən/
GROUP [C] a group of people who have been chosen to represent a much larger group of people: a delegation of Chinese officialsGroups of people
WORK [U] the act of giving someone part of your work or some of your responsibilitiesManaging and organizing
Translations of “delegation”
in Chinese (Traditional) 人選, 代表團…
in Russian делегация, передача полномочий…
in Turkish heyet üyeleri, delegeler, temsilciler…
in Chinese (Simplified) 人选, 代表团…
in Polish delegacja, delegowanie, zlecanie…
(Definition of delegation from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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