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depute

verb

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to appoint as one's representative
  • the governor has the authority to depute anyone

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The first known use of depute was in the 14th century

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“Depute.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/depute. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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