Officiating
Officiate Of*fi"ci*ate, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Officiated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Officiating}.] [LL. officiare. See {Office}.] To act as an officer in performing a duty; to transact the business of an office or public trust; to conduct a public ceremony or service. --Bp. Stillingfleet. [1913 Webster]

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