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tr. & intr.v. dep·u·tized, dep·u·tiz·ing, dep·u·tiz·es
To appoint or serve as a deputy.

dep′u·ti·za′tion (-tĭ-zā′shən) n.
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(ˌdɛpjʊtaɪˈzeɪʃən) or


the act of making someone a deputy
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