a group or body of delegates:
Our club sent a delegation to the rally.
the body of delegates chosen to represent a political unit, as a state, in an assembly:
the New Jersey delegation in Congress.
the act of delegating.
the state of being delegated.
a person or group chosen to represent another or others
the act of delegating or state of being delegated
(US, politics) all the members of Congress from one state
[dih-lib-uh-rey-shuh n] /dɪˌlɪb əˈreɪ ʃən/ noun 1. careful consideration before decision. 2. formal consultation or discussion. 3. deliberate quality; leisureliness of movement or action; slowness. deliberation /dɪˌlɪbəˈreɪʃən/ noun 1. thoughtful, careful, or lengthy consideration 2. (often pl) formal discussion and debate, as of a committee, jury, etc 3. care, thoughtfulness, or absence of hurry, esp […]
verb (used with object) 1. to deliver again. 2. to deliver back; return.
verb (used with object) 1. to demand again. 2. to demand back; demand the return of.
verb (used with object), demonstrated, demonstrating. 1. to make evident or establish by arguments or reasoning; prove: to demonstrate a philosophical principle. 2. to describe, explain, or illustrate by examples, specimens, experiments, or the like: to demonstrate the force of gravity by dropping an object. 3. to manifest or exhibit; show: He demonstrated his courage […]