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Definition of reassign verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    [often passive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they reassign
    he / she / it reassigns
    past simple reassigned
    -ing form reassigning
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  1. 1reassign somebody (to something) to give someone a different duty, position, or responsibility After his election defeat he was reassigned to the diplomatic service.
  2. 2reassign something (to somebody/something) to give something to a different person or organization; to change the status of something The case was reassigned to a different court.
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noun [uncountable]
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