delegation (plural delegations)
- An act of delegating.
- A group of delegates used to discuss issues with an opponent.
- (computing) A method-dispatching technique describing the lookup and inheritance rules for self-referential calls.
- (law) A contract whereby the original debtor substitutes a new debtor in his stead, with the creditor’s permission.
act of delegating
a group of delegates
(law) a contract whereby the original debtor substitutes a new debtor in his stead