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assign

Law a person to whom property is assigned; assignee
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assign

[ə′sīn]
(computer science)
A control statement in FORTRAN which assigns a computed value i to a variable k, the latter representing the number of the statement to which control is then transferred.
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Sergeant Scott Martin was promoted to lieutenant on July 1, 2008, and he was assigned to District 6, Wenatchee.
The mission is unique because, of the five CONUS battalions under the 597th Transportation Terminal Group, the 832nd has been assigned a SOUTHCOM mission; meaning that we are responsible for any surface deployment distribution mission that occurs in Central and South America, and in the Caribbean.
Besides the intellectual demands of homework, children have to cope with distractions and to manage their emotions while doing homework, as assigned homework tasks are surely less motivating than watching a favorites TV show or surfing the Net (Bembenutty, 2005).
McManamon is being assigned as deputy commander for Warfare Systems Engineering, SEA-06, Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C.
For example, a medic assigned as the assistant driver of an ambulance or a supply clerk assigned as the driver of a HMMWV is now eligible if he meets time or distance requirements as well as licensing qualifications.
Strengths: All-terrain assassin, on the wagon Weaknesses: Unfiltered cigs, fatty foods, MySpace Assigned to: Flip