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Definitions of deputy:

part of speech: noun

One deputed or appointed to act for another: a delegate or representative: in U. S. an assistant to a public officer, as Deputy U. S. Marshal.

part of speech: noun

A person appointed to act for another a lieutenant; a viceroy.

part of speech: noun

One appointed to act for another; an agent; a delegate.

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To bring out, as a kernel from its enveloping husk: to uncover: to make manifest or plain: to disentangle: to solve. " Elucidating what was obscure, enucleating what was hard."- Dr. Sclater. ...

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