Pronunciation: (u-poin'tid), [key]
1. by, through, or as a result of an appointment (often in contrast with elected): an appointed official.
2. predetermined; arranged; set: They met at the appointed time in the appointed place.
3. provided with what is necessary; equipped; furnished: a beautifully appointed office.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.