act as proxy


English-Chinese law dictionary (法律英汉双解大词典). 2013.

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  • proxy — / präk sē/ n pl prox·ies [Middle English procucie, contraction of procuracie, from Anglo French, from Medieval Latin procuratia, alteration of Latin procuratio appointment of another as one s agent] 1: the act or practice of a person serving as… …   Law dictionary

  • Proxy voting — Part of the Politics series Electoral methods Single winner …   Wikipedia

  • proxy — / prɒksi/ noun 1. a document which gives someone the power to act on behalf of someone else ● to sign by proxy 2. a person who acts on behalf of someone else ● She asked the chairman to act as proxy for her …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • Proxy — Prox y, n.; pl. {Proxies}. [Contr. from procuracy. Cf. {Proctor}.] 1. The agency for another who acts through the agent; authority to act for another, esp. to vote in a legislative or corporate capacity. [1913 Webster] I have no man s proxy: I… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • proxy vote — UK US noun [countable] [singular proxy vote plural proxy votes] a vote that someone else casts for you Thesaurus: votes and the process or act of voting …   Useful english dictionary

  • proxy — [präk′sē] n. pl. proxies [ME prokecie, contr. < procuracie, the function of a procurator, ult. < L procuratio] 1. the agency or function of a deputy 2. the authority to act for another 3. a document empowering a person to act for another,… …   English World dictionary

  • Proxy — Prox y, v. i. To act or vote by proxy; to do anything by the agency of another. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • proxy — Under the Bankruptcy and insolvency Act a written statement can be made whereby a creditor appoints another person to act on his behalf in a creditors meeting and any other matters pertaining to that bankruptcy. (Dictionary of Canadian Bankruptcy …   Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • proxy — ► NOUN (pl. proxies) 1) the authority to represent someone else, especially in voting. 2) a person authorized to act on behalf of another. 3) a figure used to represent the value of something in a calculation. ORIGIN contraction of PROCURACY(Cf.… …   English terms dictionary

  • proxy — (Contracted from procuracy.) A person who is substituted or deputed by another to represent him and act for him, particularly in some meeting or public body. An agent representing and acting for principal. Also the instrument containing the… …   Black's law dictionary

  • proxy — 1. adjective /pɹɒ Used as a proxy or acting as a proxy. a proxy indicator 2. noun /pɹɒ a) An agent or substitute authorized to act for another person. (Make sure you dont move!! Might trigger a proxy..!) …   Wiktionary

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