Meaning of ASSIGNMENT in English

ASSIGNMENT

[as.sign.ment] n (14c) 1: the act of assigning

2. a: a position, post, or office to which one is assigned b: a specified task or amount of work assigned or undertaken as if assigned by authority

3: the transfer of property; esp: the transfer of property to be held in trust or to be used for the benefit of creditors syn see task

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