deputy

[n] - a member of the lower chamber of a legislative assembly (such as in France) 2. [n] - a person appointed to represent or act on behalf of others 3. [n] - someone authorized to exercise the powers of sheriff in emergencies 4. [n] - an assistant with power to act when his superior is absent
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Deputy

• (n.) One appointed as the substitute of another, and empowered to act for him, in his name or his behalf; a substitute in office; a lieutenant; a representative; a delegate; a vicegerent; as, the deputy of a prince, of a sheriff, of a township, etc. • (n.) A member of the Chamber of Deputies.
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deputy

noun someone authorized to exercise the powers of sheriff in emergencies
Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

deputy

noun an assistant with power to act when his superior is absent
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Deputy

[Acadian] The Acadian Deputy was a position in 18th-century Nova Scotia, Canada, created by the Nova Scotia Council to represent the interests of an Acadian community to the Council. == Function == The deputy was more than simply a spokesperson for the community. Sometimes the duty of collecting quit-rents fell to the deputy. The deputies w...
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Deputy

[legislator] A deputy is a legislator in many countries, particularly those with legislatures styled as a `Chamber of Deputies` or `National Assembly`. ==List of countries== This is an (incomplete) list of countries using the term `deputy` or one of its cognates. ==Footnotes== ...
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Deputy

Dep'u·ty (-tȳ) noun ; plural Deputies . [ French député , from Late Latin deputatus . See Depute .] 1. One appointed as the substitute of another, and empowered to act for him, in his name or his behalf; a substitute in office; a lieutenant; a repre...
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Deputy

A player who enters the goal circle when the goalie is out of the goal circle and her team is in possession of the ball.
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deputy

deputy 1. An assistant with power to act when his/her superior is absent. 2. Someone authorized to exercise the powers of a sheriff in emergencies. 3. Anyone who is appointed to represent or to act on behalf of others. 4. A representative in a legislative body in certain countries. Relate...
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Deputy

One authorized by an officer to exercise the office or right which the officer possesses, for and in place of the latter.
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