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We need to appoint a new school secretary.
the newly appointed editor of the magazine
Picard has been appointed managing director of the new division.
A subcommittee should be appointed to assist the chairperson.
She was the first woman to be appointed to the board.
Proceedings will be brought to a conclusion at a time appointed by this committee.
He arrived at Ella's office at the appointed time.
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