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Relegating definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

REL'EGATING, ppr. Banishing.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: authorizing subordinates to make certain decisions [syn: delegating, delegation, relegating, relegation, deputation]

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Relegate Rel"e*gate (r?l"?-g?t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Relegated (-g?`t?d); p. pr. & vb. n. Relegating.] [L. relegatus, p. p. of relegare; pref. re- re- + legare to send with a commission or charge. See Legate.] To remove, usually to an inferior position; to consign; to transfer; specifically, to send into exile; to banish. It [the Latin language] was relegated into the study of the scholar. --Milman.



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