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Definition of Deputy


  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 representative; a delegate; a vicegerent; as, the deputy of a prince, of a sheriff, of a township, etc.
  2. A member of the Chamber of Deputies.
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Deputy Translations

deputy in Danish is delegeret
deputy in Dutch is subsidiair, plaatsvervangend
deputy in German is Abgeordnete {m}
deputy in Latin is responsal, legatus
deputy in Norwegian is stedfortreder
deputy in Portuguese is deputado