assigned


assigned
/əˈsaɪnd/ (say uh'suynd)

adjective
1. allocated; allotted.
2. Australian History made over into the service of a private individual: assigned convict; assigned servant.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • assigned account — A type of secured transaction whereby an account receivable is pledged to a bank, factor, or other lender to secure the repayment of a loan. Dictionary from West s Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005. assigned account …   Law dictionary