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Relegation definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

RELEGA'TION, n. [L. relegatio.] The act of banishment; exile.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: authorizing subordinates to make certain decisions [syn: delegating, delegation, relegating, relegation, deputation]
2: the act of assigning (someone or something) to a particular class or category
3: mild banishment; consignment to an inferior position; "he has been relegated to a post in Siberia"

Merriam Webster's

noun see relegate

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Relegation Rel`e*ga"tion (-g?"sh?n), n. [L. relegatio: cf. F. rel['e]gation.] The act of relegating, or the state of being relegated; removal; banishment; exile.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

see relegate

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. 1. Removal, transference, consignment. 2. Banishment, exile, deportation, expatriation.



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