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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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