delegacy

Definitions of delegacy
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n the state of serving as an official and authorized delegate or agent

Synonyms:
agency, representation
Types:
free agency
(sports) the state of a professional athlete who is free to negotiate a contract to play for any team
legal representation
personal representation that has legal status
virus
a harmful or corrupting agency
Type of:
state
the way something is with respect to its main attributes

n a group of representatives or delegates

Synonyms:
commission, delegation, deputation, mission
Types:
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diplomatic mission
a mission serving diplomatic ends
embassy
an ambassador and his entourage collectively
High Commission
an embassy of one British Commonwealth country to another
foreign mission, legation
a permanent diplomatic mission headed by a minister
Type of:
organisation, organization
a group of people who work together

n the appointment of a delegate

Type of:
appointment, assignment, designation, naming
the act of putting a person into a non-elective position

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