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One entry found for appoint.
Main Entry: apĚpoint
Pronunciation: schwa-primarystresspodotint
Function: verb
1 : to decide on usually from a position of authority <the teacher appointed a time for our meeting>
2 : to choose for some job or offices <I was appointed to wash the dishes> <the school board appointed three new teachers> <the president appoints a cabinet>

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