delegate

Definitions

Commerce

  • noun a person who represents others at a meeting
  • verb to pass authority or responsibility to someone else

Information & Library Science

  • verb to give some of one’s responsibility to others for a period of time

Law

  • noun somebody who is elected by others to put their case at a meeting

Politics

  • noun a person who is chosen or elected by other people to put their case at a meeting or in an assembly

Travel

  • noun somebody who is attending a conference or meeting as a representative of an organisation
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