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English definition of “consign”

consign

verb [T]
 
 
/kənˈsaɪn/ COMMERCE
to send goods or documents to a person or company: consign sth to sb The goods will be consigned to you by air freight.
to give something to an auctioneer and ask them to sell it for you: Most items that you consign to us for sale will be illustrated in our online catalogue.
(Definition of consign from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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