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delegable

[del-i-guh-buh l] /ˈdɛl ɪ gə bəl/
adjective
1.
capable of being delegated:
delegable authority.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; deleg(ate) + -able
Related forms
nondelegable, adjective
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  • These functions and duties are described as non-delegable.
  • The registered nurse delegator decides if the task is not delegable.
  • To make decisions that are not delegable, such as the payment of dividends.

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