detail (one) to (someone or something)

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detail (one) to (someone or something)

To assign one to someone or something. This phrase is typically used in a military setting. Oh great, my superior detailed me to latrine duty.
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detail someone to someone or something

to assign someone to someone or a group. (Military.) I will detail Private Bailey to that job. The general detailed a lieutenant to the platoon that was going to the front.
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