from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To assign to a new position, distribution, or function: reassigned the ambassador to a new post; reassigned the job to more experienced workers.
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- v. assign again
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To assign back or again; to transfer back what has been assigned.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To assign again; transfer back or to another what has been assigned.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. transfer somebody to a different position or location of work
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