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relegate (v):
assign to a class or kind
Samples
How should algae be classified?
People argue about how to relegate certain mushrooms

Related Words: classify
relegate (v):
assign to a lower position; reduce in rank
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She was demoted because she always speaks up.
He was broken down to Sergeant

Related Words: bumpdemote
relegate (v):
expel, as if by official decree
Samples
he was banished from his own country
Related Words: banish
relegate (v):
refer to another person for decision or judgment
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She likes to relegate difficult questions to her colleagues
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you can never teach an old dog new tricks

Ağaç yaşken eğilir.
something that you say which means it is difficult to make someone change the way they do something when they have been doing it the same way for a long time.


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