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2 verb
1 [intransitive and transitive] to give part of your power or work to someone in a lower position than you:
A good manager knows when to delegate.
It takes experience to judge correctly how much power should be delegated.
delegate something to somebody
Minor tasks should be delegated to your assistant.
2 [transitive] to choose someone to do a particular job, or to be a representative of a group, organization etc
delegate somebody to do something
I was delegated to find a suitable conference venue.

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