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Ernennung

Substantiv

full

appointment

noun

Definitions of appointment

an arrangement to meet somebody at a particular time and place

I have an appointment with my lawyer this afternoon at 4.

the act of giving a task or a job to someone; a task, job or a position; a person given a task, job or a position

His appointment to the Commission is supposed to begin next month.