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Why don’t you make an appointment with one of our doctors?
I’d like to arrange an appointment with the headteacher.
I have an appointment to see my lawyer next Saturday.
Please notify us if you are unable to keep your appointment.
Viewing of the property is by appointment only.
Mr Toubon’s appointment as mayor/to the mayoralty
This is the British English definition of appointment. View American English definition of appointment.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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