Definitions and translations for "assignment"

Definition of assignment

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Noun
1. The act of assigning; the allocation of a job or a set of tasks.
This flow chart represents the assignment of tasks in our committee.
2. The categorization of something as belonging to a specific category.
We should not condone the assignment of asylum seekers to that of people smugglers.
3. An assigned task.
The assignment the department gave him proved to be quite challenging.
4. A position to which someone is assigned.
Unbeknownst to Mr Smith, his new assignment was in fact a demotion.
5. A task given to students, such as homework or coursework.
Mrs Smith gave out our assignments, and said we had to finish them by Monday.
6. A transfer of something from one person to another, especially property, or a claim or right.
The assignment of the lease has not been finalised yet.
7. A document that effects this transfer.
Once you receive the assignment in the post, be sure to sign it and send it back as soon as possible.
8. An operation that assigns a value to a variable.
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English - English - assignment

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n. task, mission; transfer of ownership or rights

English - Spanish - assignment

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s. asignación, comisión, diligencia, encargo, encomienda, tarea

English - French - assignment

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n. répartition, distribution, attribution; affectation, allocation; cession, transfert (biens, dettes)

English - German - assignment

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n. Aufgabe, Auftrag

English - Indonesian - assignment

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n. tugas, penugasan, pengangkatan, penempatan, penyerahan, pekerjaan

English - Italian - assignment

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s. compito, incarico; nomina, designazione; assegnazione, distribuzione, ripartizione; attribuzione; (Dir) trasferimento, cessione

English - Polish - assignment

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n. ustalenie, przeznaczenie, przytoczenie, przeniesienie własności, wyznaczone zadanie

English - Portuguese - assignment

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s. missão, tarefa; transferência de direitos ou posse

English - Romanian - assignment

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n. numire, sarcină, datorie, alocaţie, alegaţie, însărcinare, atribuire, cesiune {jur.}, împroprietărire, document de transfer, transfer {jur.}

English - Russian - assignment

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с. назначение, передача прав; командировка, предназначение; ассигнование, распределение, выделение; задание; присвоение, передача имущества, документ о передаче права или имущества, присваивание

English - Turkish - assignment

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i. belirleme, kararlaştırma; atama, tahsis, tayin, görev, iş; ödev, ev ödevi; devretme, devir; feragat senedi, havale senedi

English - Ukrainian - assignment

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n. призначення, посада, асигнування, розподіл, завдання, відрядження, передача, документ про передачу

English - Dutch - assignment

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zn. opdracht

English - Greek - assignment

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ουσ. ανατέθεν έργο, ανάθεση εργασίας, εντολή, εκχώρηση

English - Arabic - assignment

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‏مهمة، واجب، نقل الملكية، تنازل عن ملكيات، درس مفروض‏

English - Chinese - assignment

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(名) 功课, 作业; 工作; 分配

English - Chinese - assignment

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(名) 功課, 作業; 工作; 分配

English - Hindi - assignment

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n. समर्पण, सौंपा गया काम

English - Japanese - assignment

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(名) 任務; 宿題; 割り当て

English - Korean - assignment

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명. 임무, 일; 권리나 소유권의 양도

English - Vietnamese - assignment

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n. sự diển dẩn, sự đưa ra, sự trưng ra, công việc giao cho người nào, sự giới thiệu, sự trình bày
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