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Synonyms for appoint

Synonyms for appoint

to select for an office or position

to supply what is needed for some activity or purpose

Synonyms for appoint

create and charge with a task or function


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77-182 in which it concluded that a power to appoint a successor corporate trustee only in the event of the resignation or removal by judicial process of the original trustee did not amount to a power to remove the original trustee and, therefore, did not endow the decedent with control over trust income.
Newhall County Water is entitled to nominate its own director to one of 11 voting seats on CLWA's board, but CLWA has authority to appoint one representative from the Santa Clarita Valley's four retail water companies.
9 to appoint a replacement for Carney or to call a special election, which could cost $35,000 to $40,000, City Clerk Victoria Hancock said.
Riordan has charged the council may appoint a panel that would be reluctant to question the status quo, in which the City Council has most of the power in city government.
Newly elected council members Jan Heidt and Jill Klajic said Monday that they plan to appoint new members to the city planning and parks commissions.