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Part of Speech: noun
Results: 8
3. Decree; direction; established order or constitution; as, to submit to the divine appointments.
4. Equipment, furniture, as for a ship or an army; whatever is appointed for use and management; outfit; ( pl.) the accouterments of military officers or soldiers, as belts, sashes, swords.
5. A honorary part or exercise, as an oration, etc., at a public exhibition of a college; as, to have an appointment.
7. The exercise of the power of designating ( under a power of appointment) a person to enjoy an estate or other specific property; also, the instrument by which the designation is made.
8. An allowance to a person, esp. to a public officer; a perquisite; - properly only in the plural.
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