mark (something) as

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mark (something) as

To place a mark on something, or next to something's name on a list, to signify its state or condition. It's a tedious task, but you'll have to manually mark each item as new, used, or unknown. Go through the list of names of guests and mark each one as either absent or present.
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mark something as something

to make a mark next to the name of something on a list indicating what the thing is. I will mark this one as expired. This one is marked as needing repair work.
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The effect on the dollar was accentuated by investors' sales of dollars for marks as a proxy for the less liquid cross exchange rates between the European currencies and the German mark.
monetary authorities intervened on two occasions to signal an interest in resisting the rise of the dollar, selling a total of $150 million against marks as part of their cooperation with other central banks.