noun, plural del·e·ga·cies.
- the position or commission of a delegate.
- the appointing or sending of a delegate.
- a body of delegates; delegation.
- (at Oxford University) a permanent committee charged with certain duties.
noun plural -cies
- a less common word for delegation (def. 1), delegation (def. 2)
- an elected standing committee at some British universities
- a department or institute of a universitya delegacy of Education