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English definition of “consign”

consign

verb [T] uk   /kənˈsaɪn/ formal us  
to send something to someone: The goods have been consigned to you by air.Delivering and despatching
consignee
noun [C] uk   /ˌkɒn.saɪˈniː/ us    /ˌkɑːn-/ formal
the person something is sent to: Goods must be signed for by the consignee.The postal system
Phrasal verbs
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