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tr.v. re·as·signed, re·as·sign·ing, re·as·signs
1. To assign to a new position, duty, or location: reassigned the ambassador to a new post.
2. To place in a different category or class.
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to move (personnel, resources, etc) to a new post, department, location, etc
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Past participle: reassigned
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|Verb||1.||reassign - transfer somebody to a different position or location of work|
assign, delegate, designate, depute - give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)
second - transfer an employee to a different, temporary assignment; "The officer was seconded for duty overseas"
exchange - hand over one and receive another, approximately equivalent; "exchange prisoners"; "exchange employees between branches of the company"
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