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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The act of giving out in portions; An exemption from some rule or obligation; A share that has been distributed.

Usage examples (31)
  • Candidates who have taken an M.Phil. or M.A. course already may be given a dispensation from this requirement.
  • The gospel dispensation is a contrivance to humble man.
  • The present dispensation is a spiritual kingdom, parenthetical between the
  • Cordial relations will not be resumed until the a a fair dispensation is re-established. for more
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