noun/nombre (plural -xies)
- 1.1 countable/numerable (person) representante (masculine and feminine), apoderado, (masculine, feminine) to stand proxy for sb representar a algn, obrar con poder de algnMore example sentences1.2 uncountable/no numerable (authorization) poder (masculine) I gave him proxy to act on my behalf le di poder(es) para que actuara en mi nombre to vote by proxy votar por poder or (Spain/España) por poderes (before noun/delante del nombre) [marriage/vote] por poder or (Spain/España) por poderes
More example sentences1.3 countable/numerable (document) poder (masculine) ([ de representación ])
- Some sources say that a proxy worked on his behalf none other than would-be powerbroker and Industry Minister Ian Macfarlane.
- The letter was handed over by Peter Brown, himself an accountant and auditor, who was attending the meeting as a proxy on behalf of a shareholder.
- But, of course - they're too smart for this - this is why they use our sons and daughters as proxies to advance their agenda without risking their own blood.
More example sentences
- For example, the House of Delegates met and voted by proxy on the AORN Position Statement on Correct Site Surgery in February.
- The de-merger proposal was approved by the sheer weight of proxy votes - 97 per cent of big and small investors voting by proxy gave the plan the thumbs up.
- Dicker said those people who were living away from the community were able to send a vote by proxy.
- The notice of meeting reveals that the board will be voting open proxies against Joy Buckland but there is a grey area here.
- Rupert was naughty in that he voted undirected proxies and he didn't answer the question when Crikey asked that he not do this given that he had a conflict of interest and wasn't voting his own stake.
- However, recent changes in SEC guidelines require managers to report back to their investors and let them know how they vote their proxies, Aase said.
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