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Relegation  n.  The act of relegating, or the state of being relegated; removal; banishment; exile.

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"Relegation" Quotes from Famous Books

... light and graceful poetry of Ovid, has sighed over the relegation of that city man to the barbarous horrors of the Black Sea. As Gibbon exquisitely phrases it: "The tender Ovid, after a youth spent in the enjoyment of wealth and luxury, was condemned to a hopeless exile on the frozen banks of the Danube, where he was exposed ...
— Literary Tours in The Highlands and Islands of Scotland • Daniel Turner Holmes

Words linked to "Relegation" :   deputation, classification, authorisation, delegation, categorization, assortment, relegating, compartmentalization, categorisation, devolvement, empowerment, devolution, compartmentalisation, authorization, proscription, delegating

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