• WordNet 3.6
    • v reassign transfer somebody to a different position or location of work
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Reassign rē`ăs*sīn" To assign back or again; to transfer back what has been assigned.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • reassign To assign again; transfer back or to another what has been assigned.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Reassign rē-as-sīn′ to assign again: to transfer back what has been assigned
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In literature:

Canby is reassigned to command the Department of Washington.
"A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents" by James D. Richardson
The three cadets had been reassigned to their original stations because of their intimate knowledge and sure handling of the giant ship.
"The Space Pioneers" by Carey Rockwell
All these teams uncovered a substantial number of men and women considered eligible for further training or reassignment.
"Integration of the Armed Forces, 1940-1965" by Morris J. MacGregor Jr.
No doubt they'd made their last report to Taber and had headed back to Washington for reassignment.
"Ten From Infinity" by Paul W. Fairman
Possibly they should be reassigned to duties more suited to their abilities.
"The Best Made Plans" by Everett B. Cole
Delay of a critical item of equipment can necessitate an unbelievably vast reassignment of personnel and supply patterns.
"General Max Shorter" by Kris Ottman Neville
The overhauling of the army list with the subsequent reassignment of officers turned out ill for Buonaparte.
"The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte" by William Milligan Sloane
It was high time the government investigated category assignment and reshuffled and reassigned half the nation's population.
"Mercenary" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
Saturday the cavalry were moving camps, in obedience to the order of reassignment.
"From Fort Henry to Corinth" by Manning Ferguson Force
We have journeyed together for two whole terms; there is only one more between you and reassignment.
"The Varmint" by Owen Johnson

In poetry:

Sun-drenched beaches with their golden sands
were hidden under red carpets.
Sufferers from cowardice and jaundice
were subjected to severe administrative reassignment.
A protest campaign led by wasps and bees
had its sting drawn by honeyed words.
"The Commission for Equalising Things" by Raymond Queneau

In news:

'Matrix' director Larry Wachowski, now Lana, debuts gender reassignment in 'Cloud Atlas' promo.
Learning about sex reassignment surgery.
Doctor Recommends State Pay for Inmates Gender Reassignment Surgery.
Tony Grossi's reassignment was a painful necessity: Ted Diadiun.
New York Panel Wants Taxpayers to Foot the Bill for Gender Reassignment Surgery.
More About Sexual Reassignment Surgery.
A public hearing regarding the reassignment of former Lafayette High School girls softball coach Cay Papagolos produced several hours of testimony from administrators and coaches employed by the Lafayette County School District.
Supreme Court to Hear Wal-Mart Case Involving Reassignment under ADA.
Mathew Dumba Reassigned to Red Deer 14 Sep 12.
The reassignments at TCNJ would have the same structure as sabbaticals and would carry the same regulations and pay schedules.
(Bisons Release) –The New York Mets today announced that they have optioned INF JOSH SATIN and reassigned RHP FERNANDO CABRERA and INF OMAR QUINTANILLA to minor league camp.
Wake County school administrators today said the new student assignment plan meets the fast-growing area's needs while letting families go to their closest schools and not worry any longer about their children being reassigned.
In upcoming SciFi flick Source Code , an Iraq War veteran uses "time reassignment" technology to crack open alternate realities in an effort to stop a terrorist from blowing up Chicago.
Michael Rowe resigned as president of the Nets yesterday and accepted a reassignment to the project the franchise hopes will result in a state-of-the-art arena in Newark for the 2003-4 season.
Six pro scouts reassigned to amateur scouting.

In science:

This is achieved by iteratively updating the centroids to the cluster means and reassigning nearest neighbours to form new clusters, until convergence.
Document Clustering Evaluation: Divergence from a Random Baseline
Then we proceed by exploring B (z2 , γ log N ) in GN observing only that we do not reassign values to edges in GN that were already established in the previous step.
Universality of trap models in the ergodic time scale
However the value of the pointer cannot be reassigned when a function application is rewritten.
Logic Programming, Functional Programming, and Inductive Definitions
Depending on the workload and available resources in the cluster, the system automatically reassigns processes among available nodes, delivering optimal overall performance.
Cluster Computing White Paper
Although thought a planet for a few years, it was soon reassigned to “asteroid” on the basis of its size and mostly because of the company it kept (too many similar bodies in similar orbits were discovered).
Planetesimals To Brown Dwarfs: What is a Planet?