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assignation

  

      n  
1    a secret or forbidden arrangement to meet, esp. one between lovers  
2    the act of assigning; assignment  
3      (Law)     (chiefly Scot)      another word for       assignment  
     (C14: from Old French, from Latin assignatio a marking out; see assign)  
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assignation

  
1    clandestine meeting, illicit meeting, rendezvous, secret meeting, tryst     (archaic)  
2    allocation, allotment, appointment, apportionment, appropriation, ascription, assignment, attribution, choice, consignment, delegation, designation, determination, distribution, giving, grant, nomination, selection, specification, stipulation  

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