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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Deferment  \De*fer"ment\,  n.  [See  1st  {Defer}.] 
  The  act  of  delaying;  postponement.  [R.] 
 
  My  grief,  joined  with  the  instant  business,  Begs  a 
  deferment.  --Suckling. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  deferment 
  n  :  act  of  putting  off  to  a  future  time  [syn:  {postponement},  {deferral}] 




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