Translation of deputation in Spanish:

deputation

delegación, n.

Pronunciation: /ˌdɛpjəˈteɪʃ(ə)n//dɛpjʊˈteɪʃ(ə)n/

noun

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    delegación feminine
    comisión feminine
    • Each of the nine deputations the committee heard criticised the council for springing the cuts on the groups by letter 17 days ago.
    • She proposed that a deputation from the council should meet with the Minister for Education to stress the importance of the need for new schools in the town.
    • If people wanted something done, they went in a deputation to the minister, escorted by their local member.
    • But it still left many advocacy groups annoyed at the limited time they had for deputations - or formal presentations to councillors - and concerned that their opinions had little effect on the final outcome.
    • ‘He led many successful deputations to Ministers for Health and played a major role in the development of our General Hospital,’ he added.