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delegation

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of delegation

  1. 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> Synonyms delegacy, contingentRelated Words embassy, legation, mission; band, company, crew, detachment, gang, outfit, party, squad, team

  2. 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> Synonyms accreditation, authorization, commission, empowerment, license (or licence), mandateRelated Words commendation, consignment, entrustment; facilitation, fostering, promotion; commanding, directing, ordering





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