Definitions of "appoint"
  1. A process where a person is formally chosen for a specific role
  2. An act of deciding how a property will be divided, using the authority provided by a power of appointment
  3. The action of using the authority of a power of appointment
How to use "appoint" in a sentence
  1. The board voted to appoint a new director.
  2. The trustee has the right to appoint the property among the beneficiaries.
  3. Under the will, the heir had the ability to appoint the estate.

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