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delegation

noun

Definition of DELEGATION

1
a body of persons chosen as representatives of a larger group <a delegation from the local scout troop is being sent to the national jamboree>
2
the granting of power to perform various acts or duties <the delegation by the president to the secretary of state of complete control of the nation's foreign policy>

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