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consignment

1. a shipment of goods consigned
2. on consignment for payment by the consignee after sale
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The counsel for Begum Bhutto, Nasir Ahmad Awan prayed to the court to consign the case to record as it had already been consigned to record before the National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) came into force due to unavailability of details of her assets and bad health.
Summary: Peter Robinson: Collapsing power-sharing and returning to direct rule from London would consign unionists to second class citizenship.
In an age of junk mail when letters are consigned to the bin, why not take a little time to read this letter and consign it to your memory and your future conduct?
WATSON thinks we should consign the fuss over the massive Holyrood overspending to history (Mail Box, September 12).
I don't think there's a dealer out there that doesn't consign rugs -- it's a reality of business today that retailers rely on the financing of their inventories by wholesalers," said Bill Ward, chief executive officer of Obeetee Inc.
Although Le Monde likes almost none of our shows and its critics consign the current productions at the Opera to the category of clunkers, alien to all innovation, it seemed to me that our very wide public still approves and supports our work.
CONSIGN was retained on the list after blowing the start in the Lincoln last month and is well drawn at Haydock.
L[ouise] N[eri]: We've asked ourselves many times whether there are 'millennial tendencies' in the work we have looked at, and paradoxically, what we've ended up locating are the continuities in art rather than the ruptures, the depths of artistic motivation rather than its passing symptoms, the state of poetic contradiction to which artists consign themselves - postmodern deconstruction seems very far away
At Windsor, Jeremy Noseda's Consign appears to have escaped lightly for a win at Newmarket early last month.
27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Upscale consignment chain Second Time Around (STA) and styling agency Style for Hire have teamed up to launch the ultimate style concierge service - in-home closet sessions where experts effortlessly consign clients' high end, designer clothing.