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relegate

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verb
  • to forcibly assign, especially to a lower place or position [Princeton Review]
  • banish; consign to inferior position [Barron]
transitive verb
  • to send or consign to an inferior position, place, or condition: He has been relegated to a post at the fringes of the diplomatic service. [Webster]

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