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ADJOURNMENT

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does adjournment mean? 

ADJOURNMENT (noun)
  The noun ADJOURNMENT has 2 senses:

1. the termination of a meeting
2. the act of postponing to another time or place

  Familiarity information: ADJOURNMENT used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


ADJOURNMENT (noun)


Sense 1adjournment [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The termination of a meeting

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Synonyms:

adjournment; dissolution

Hypernyms ("adjournment" is a kind of...):

conclusion; ending; termination (the act of ending something)


Sense 2adjournment [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The act of postponing to another time or place

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Hypernyms ("adjournment" is a kind of...):

deferment; deferral; postponement (act of putting off to a future time)


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