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consign (something) to (someone or something)

1. To give or assign something to a someone or something. Who is the most responsible employee I can consign this project to?
2. To mark something to be sent to a particular destination. Consign these packages to the Savannah office, please.
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consign something to someone or something

1. to entrust something to someone, something, or some place. We consigned all the toughest assignments to our top employees. What shipping company should we consign these boxes to?
2. to assign something for shipment to a place. Bill consigned this batch to Denver.
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Warren, The ABCs of the New UCC: How to Consign Under Revised Article 9, BENCH & B.
Horse Park also consigns an Azamour colt (1074) out of a half-sister to high-class juvenile Zipping from the family of Last Tycoon and Valentine Waltz, and a Royal Applause colt out of Oak Leaf (1076), Grade 1-placed in the US.
Newsells Park Stud, which will stand Equiano (above) next year, consigns his half-sister
Elsewhere, Kennycourt Stud consigns a Milan gelding out of a half-sister to See More Business (76), Ballyregan Stables offer a son of Milan out of a sister to high-class juvenile hurdler Bilboa (25).
Yellowford Farm consigns another half-sibling to a Grade 1 performer in lot 302, a half-brother to Rhinestone Cowboy.
Goldford Stud consigns an Overbury gelding (347) out of a sister to smart hurdler Over The Furze, from the family of Sir Oj, while Bishopstown Stud offer a Silver Patriarch gelding (369) out of a sister to the Geoffrey Freer winner Presenting, now a prolific jumps sire.
Nicaron, a graduate of the BBAG Yearling Sale, carried on a proud tradition with victory in this year's Deutsches Derby; Royal Major, one of 11 offspring by Monsun in the catalogue, is a half-brother to champion German juvenile Royal Dubai; (top right) Gestt Schlossgarten consigns a Samum colt with plenty of black-type in his pedigree; (centre right) a Lomitas colt out of a Listed juvenile winner; and (bottom right) a Platini colt consigned by Gestt RUmerhof
Guillaume Macaire consigns an unraced K adalko filly (158) out of a half-sister to top-class chaser Cyfor Malta.
The Aga Khan Studs consign 19 lots over the first two days, including a Hernando half-sister to Irish Derby winner Daliapour during Sunday's session.
A half-sister to top-class juvenile Bahamian Bounty is offered in foal to Verglas by Haras de la Haie Neuve, and Haras du Mesnil consign a half-sister to Hong Kong Cup winner Precision, in foal to first-season sire Ange Gabriel.
Mill House consigns horses of all ages at the major sales in England and Ireland, including a homebred Definite Article foal who made top price of 58,000gns at the 2003 Doncaster November Sale.