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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 del·e·ga·cy /-gəsi/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Del·e·ga·cy n.
 1. The act of delegating, or state of being delegated; deputed power. [Obs.]
    By way of delegacy or grand commission.   --Sir W. Raleigh.
 2. A body of delegates or commissioners; a delegation. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the state of serving as an official and authorized delegate
           or agent [syn: representation, agency]
      2: a group of representatives or delegates [syn: deputation,
         commission, delegation, mission]
      3: the appointment of a delegate