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delegate

Translation of delegate in German:

noun

British English: /ˈdɛlɪɡət/
American English: /ˈdɛləɡət/
  • 2
    (deputy) (Vertreter der, Vertreterin die)

transitive verb

British English: /ˈdɛlɪɡeɪt/
American English: /ˈdɛləˌɡeɪt/
  • 2 (commit)delegate power/responsibility/a task [to somebody]
    Macht/Verantwortlichkeit/eine Aufgabe [an jemanden] delegieren
    he does not know how to delegate
    er will alles selbst erledigen

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