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.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • 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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