a.1.Capable of being appointed or constituted.
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The members of the judiciary department, again, are appointable by the executive department, and removable by the same authority on the address of the two legislative branches.
Her constitution, notwithstanding, makes the executive magistrate appointable by the legislative department; and the members of the judiciary by the executive department.
Yet we find not only this express exception, with respect to the members of the irferior courts, but that the chief magistrate, with his executive council, are appointable by the legislature; that two members of the latter are triennially displaced at the pleasure of the legislature; and that all the principal offices, both executive and judiciary, are filled by the same department.
All lusts and vices are here at home; but here there are also the virtuous; there is much appointable appointed virtue:--
Much appointable virtue with scribe-fingers, and hardy sitting-flesh and waiting-flesh, blessed with small breast-stars, and padded, haunchless daughters.
The moon hath its court, and the court hath its moon-calves: unto all, however, that cometh from the court do the mendicant people pray, and all appointable mendicant virtues.
I serve, thou servest, we serve"--so prayeth all appointable virtue to the prince: that the merited star may at last stick on the slender breast!
These arrangements provide that for the most senior roles in the Civil Service, the Prime Minister will be given a choice of candidates assessed as appointable by an independent panel, chaired by the First Civil Service Commissioner.
Applicants may provide the names of referees of their choosing and named referees will normally only be asked to provide a reference after candidates have been assessed at interview and deemed appointable, and before an appointment is confirmed.
The commission, with 16 voting members and chaired by former Conservative arts minister Lord Luce, has to submit the name of a preferred candidate and a second appointable candidate as Archbishop of Canterbury to Prime Minister David Cameron.
The goal is not just to attain descriptive representation but also substantive representtion through appointing a critical mass of women at executive management levels to ensure that they are appointable onto company boards.
This governor has probably appointed every office that's appointable.