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assign (verb), assigns; assigned; assigning
1. To give someone a job to do or to assign someone with a task to complete.
2. To send someone to work in a particular place or with a particular group of people.
3. To determine that someone or something has a particular quality, name, use, or category: "He was assigned a high employee rating based on his high attendance on the job."
4. To put a soldier or military unit under a particular command or assignment of duty.
5. To designate a value for a computer memory location corresponding to a named variable.
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assigned counsel system
A program wherein indigent clients (people lacking money) are charged with crimes may have defense attorneys appointed for them.

These defense attorneys may be private attorneys who agree to be rotated to perform such services for a low rate of reimbursement (payment) from the city, county, or state.

This entry is located in the following unit: Criminal Court Words or Judicial Terms + (page 4)