Definition of Adjournment in English :

Define Adjournment in English

Adjournment meaning in English

Meaning of Adjournment in English

Pronunciation of Adjournment in English

Adjournment pronunciation in English

Pronounce Adjournment in English


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1. adjournment, dissolution

the termination of a meeting

2. adjournment

the act of postponing to another time or place

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of adjournment
an adjourning or being adjourned
the time of being adjourned

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see synonyms of adjournment
v. ad·journed, ad·journ·ing, ad·journs
To suspend until a later stated time.
1. To suspend proceedings to another time or place.
2. To move to a new location, especially to a less formal setting: After the meal, we adjourned to the living room.

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