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'assignment'

Overview of noun assignment
1. assignment, duty assignment -- (a duty that you are assigned to perform (especially in the armed forces); "hazardous duty")

2. assignment -- (the instrument by which a claim or right or interest or property is transferred from one person to another)

3. assignment, assigning -- (the act of distributing something to designated places or persons; "the first task is the assignment of an address to each datum")

4. grant, assignment -- ((law) a transfer of property by deed of conveyance)

5. assignment -- (an undertaking that you have been assigned to do (as by an instructor))

6. appointment, assignment, designation, naming -- (the act of putting a person into a non-elective position; "the appointment had to be approved by the whole committee")



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