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Agreement vs. Appointment

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Agreementnoun

(countable) An understanding between entities to follow a specific course of conduct.

‘to enter an agreement;’; ‘the UK and US negotiators nearing agreement;’; ‘he nodded his agreement.’;

Appointmentnoun

The act of appointing a person to hold an office or to have a position of trust

‘His appointment was deemed suitable’;

Agreementnoun

(uncountable) A state whereby several parties share a view or opinion; the state of not contradicting one another.

‘The results of my experiment are in agreement with those of Michelson and with the law of General Relativity.’;

Appointmentnoun

The state of being appointed to a service or office; an office to which one is appointed

‘the appointment of treasurer’;

Agreementnoun

A legally binding contract enforceable in a court of law.

Appointmentnoun

Stipulation; agreement; the act of fixing by mutual agreement.

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Agreementnoun

Rules that exist in many languages that force some parts of a sentence to be used or inflected differently depending on certain attributes of other parts.

Appointmentnoun

An arrangement between people to meet; an engagement.

‘They made an appointment to meet at six.’; ‘I'm leaving work early because I have a doctor's appointment.’;

Agreementnoun

An agreeable quality.

Appointmentnoun

(religion) Decree; direction; established order or constitution.

‘To submit to the divine appointments.’;

Agreementnoun

State of agreeing; harmony of opinion, statement, action, or character; concurrence; concord; conformity; as, a good agreement subsists among the members of the council.

‘What agreement hath the temple of God with idols ?’; ‘Expansion and duration have this further agreement.’;

Appointmentnoun

(law) The exercise of the power of designating (under a power of appointment) a person to enjoy an estate or other specific property; also, the instrument by which the designation is made.

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Agreementnoun

Concord or correspondence of one word with another in gender, number, case, or person.

Appointmentnoun

(government) The assignment of a person by an official to perform a duty, such as a presidential appointment of a judge to a court.

Agreementnoun

A concurrence in an engagement that something shall be done or omitted; an exchange of promises; mutual understanding, arrangement, or stipulation; a contract.

Appointmentnoun

Equipment, furniture.

Agreementnoun

the statement (oral or written) of an exchange of promises;

‘they had an agreement that they would not interfere in each other's business’; ‘there was an understanding between management and the workers’;

Appointmentnoun

(US) A honorary part or exercise, as an oration, etc., at a public exhibition of a college.

‘to have an appointment’;

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Agreementnoun

compatibility of observations;

‘there was no agreement between theory and measurement’; ‘the results of two tests were in correspondence’;

Appointmentnoun

(obsolete) The allowance paid to a public officer.

Agreementnoun

harmony of people's opinions or actions or characters;

‘the two parties were in agreement’;

Appointmentnoun

The act of appointing; designation of a person to hold an office or discharge a trust; as, he erred by the appointment of unsuitable men.

Agreementnoun

the thing arranged or agreed to;

‘they made arrangements to meet in Chicago’;

Appointmentnoun

The state of being appointed to som service or office; an office to which one is appointed; station; position; an, the appointment of treasurer.

Agreementnoun

the determination of grammatical inflection on the basis of word relations

Appointmentnoun

Stipulation; agreement; the act of fixing by mutual agreement. Hence:: Arrangement for a meeting; engagement; as, they made an appointment to meet at six.

Agreementnoun

the verbal act of agreeing

Appointmentnoun

Decree; direction; established order or constitution; as, to submit to the divine appointments.

‘According to the appointment of the priests.’;

Agreementnoun

harmony or accordance in opinion or feeling

‘the governments failed to reach agreement’; ‘the two officers nodded in agreement’;

Appointmentnoun

The exercise of the power of designating (under a "power of appointment") a person to enjoy an estate or other specific property; also, the instrument by which the designation is made.

Agreementnoun

a negotiated and typically legally binding arrangement between parties as to a course of action

‘a verbal agreement to sell’; ‘a trade agreement’;

Appointmentnoun

Equipment, furniture, as for a ship or an army; whatever is appointed for use and management; outfit; (pl.) the accouterments of military officers or soldiers, as belts, sashes, swords.

‘The cavaliers emulated their chief in the richness of their appointments.’; ‘I'll prove it in my shackles, with these handsVoid of appointment, that thou liest.’;

Agreementnoun

the absence of incompatibility between two things; consistency

‘agreement between experimental observations and theory’;

Appointmentnoun

An allowance to a person, esp. to a public officer; a perquisite; - properly only in the plural.

‘An expense proportioned to his appointments and fortune is necessary.’;

Agreementnoun

the condition of having the same number, gender, case, and/or person as another word.

Appointmentnoun

A honorary part or exercise, as an oration, etc., at a public exhibition of a college; as, to have an appointment.

Appointmentnoun

the act of putting a person into a non-elective position;

‘the appointment had to be approved by the whole committee’;

Appointmentnoun

a meeting arranged in advance;

‘she asked how to avoid kissing at the end of a date’;

Appointmentnoun

(usually plural) furnishings and equipment (especially for a ship or hotel)

Appointmentnoun

a person who is appointed to a job or position

Appointmentnoun

the job to which you are (or hope to be) appointed;

‘he applied for an appointment in the treasury’;

Appointmentnoun

(law) the act of disposing of property by virtue of the power of appointment;

‘she allocated part of the trust to her church by appointment’;

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