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Overview of noun relegating

The noun relegating has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. delegating, delegation, relegating, relegation, deputation

(authorizing subordinates to make certain decisions)

Overview of verb relegate

The verb relegate has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (4) relegate, pass on, submit

(refer to another person for decision or judgment; "She likes to relegate difficult questions to her colleagues")

2. (2) demote, bump, relegate, break, kick downstairs

(assign to a lower position; reduce in rank; "She was demoted because she always speaks up"; "He was broken down to Sergeant")

3. banish, relegate, bar

(expel, as if by official decree; "he was banished from his own country")

4. relegate, classify

(assign to a class or kind; "How should algae be classified?"; "People argue about how to relegate certain mushrooms") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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