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English definition of “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 verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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