delegate

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1 delegate /ˈdɛlɪgət/ noun
plural delegates
1 delegate
/ˈdɛlɪgət/
noun
plural delegates
Learner's definition of DELEGATE
[count]
: a person who is chosen or elected to vote or act for others : representative
2 delegate /ˈdɛlɪˌgeɪt/ verb
delegates; delegated; delegating
2 delegate
/ˈdɛlɪˌgeɪt/
verb
delegates; delegated; delegating
Learner's definition of DELEGATE
: to give (control, responsibility, authority, etc.) to someone : to trust someone with (a job, duty, etc.)
[+ object]
[no object]
[+ object] : to choose (someone) to do something often used as (be) delegated
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