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adjournment


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Adjournment  \Ad*journ"ment\  (-ment),  n.  [Cf.  f.  adjournement, 
  OF  ajornement  See  {Adjourn}.] 
  1.  The  act  of  adjourning;  the  putting  off  till  another  day  or 
  time  specified,  or  without  day 
 
  2.  The  time  or  interval  during  which  a  public  body  adjourns 
  its  sittings  or  postpones  business. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  adjournment 
  n  1:  the  termination  of  a  meeting  [syn:  {dissolution}] 
  2:  the  act  of  postponing  to  another  time  or  place 




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