As nouns the difference between delegate and replacement
is that delegate
is a person authorized to act as representative for another; a deputy while replacement
is a person or thing that takes the place of another; a substitute.
As a verb delegate
is to authorize someone to be a delegate.
a person authorized to act as representative for another; a deputy
a representative at a conference, etc.
(US) an appointed representative in some legislative bodies
(computing) a type of variable storing a reference to a method with a particular signature, analogous to a function pointer
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to authorize someone to be a delegate
to commit a task to someone, especially a subordinate
(computing, Internet) (of a subdomain) to give away authority over a subdomain; to allow someone else to create sub-subdomains of a subdomain of yours
A person or thing that takes the place of another; a substitute.
, date=December 28
, author=Kevin Darlin
, title=West Brom 1 - 3 Blackburn
, passage=Rovers lost keeper Robinson to a calf problem at half-time and his replacement
Mark Bunn, making his Premier League debut, was immediately called into action - pushing away a vicious Peter Odemwingie drive at the near post.}}
The act of replacing something.
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* spare part