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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The termination of a meeting; The act of postponing to another time or place.

Usage examples (37)
  • After the adjournment of the meeting, we went to dinner.
  • Admittedly, these clauses discuss adjournments, but the term adjournment is not coextensive with recess.
  • According to the Office of the House Parliamentarian, the House is in adjournment until November 15.
  • According to the Senate historian, this week's adjournment is the earliest pre-election exit since 1960. for more
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