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relegated

[ rel-i-gey-tid ]
/ ˈrɛl ɪˌgeɪ tɪd /
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adjective

sent or consigned to a lower position, place, or condition: Over time, after the people’s uprising, reports of human rights violations became a relegated segment of evening news.
(of a task or other matter) consigned or committed to someone to take care of: Besides these relegated duties that the Chair performs on behalf of the committee, the Chair is also expected to keep abreast of new regulatory trends.

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Origin of relegated

OTHER WORDS FROM relegated

un·rel·e·gat·ed, adjective
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