deputes

verb

appoint or instruct (someone) to perform a task for which one is responsible.

she was deputed to look after him while Clare was away

appoint,designate,nominate,assign,commission,charge,choose,select,elect,co-opt,empower,authorize,mandate,detail

noun

a person appointed to act in an official capacity or as a representative of another official.

a depute chairman

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