delegate

Definitions:

To send with power to act as a representative; to entrust; to commit.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (verb) (v.) (verb)
Delegated, deputed.
- The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
A person appointed and sent by another with powers to act in his stead; a representative; a deputy; a deputy from a state in Congress.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (noun) (n.) (noun)
To send as an agent with authority to act; intrust; commit; as, the people delegate power to Congress.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (verb) (v. t.) (verb transitive)
One who is delegated: a deputy or representative.
- The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899. (noun) (n.) (noun)
To send with power to transact business; to intrust; to commit to another's care.
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874. (verb) (v.) (verb)
To send as representative; intrust; commit.
- The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894. (verb) (v. t.) (verb transitive)
A deputy; representative.
- The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894. (noun) (n.) (noun)
One sent to represent, and act for, others; as, the delegates to a convention; representative.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (noun) (n.) (noun)
To send as a legate or representative: to intrust or commit to.
- The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899. (verb) (v. t.) (verb transitive)
Sent to act for or represent another.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
One sent as a representative; a deputy; a commissioner.
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874. (noun) (n.) (noun)

Usage examples:

With the consent of the Reichsrat it may delegate these powers to the competent Minister.
- The New Germany by George Young
Cameron was to announce the name, a Grant delegate was to move to substitute a Grant man instead, and Cameron would enforce the unit- rule in the resulting ballot.
- The United States Since The Civil War by Charles Ramsdell Lingley
It would, moreover, have gone further than the Delegation felt necessary, because it was only in the field of established international law, where there are two distinct schools of thought- the continental and the Anglo- Saxon- that the difficulties referred to by the British Delegate would arise.
- The Geneva Protocol by David Hunter Miller