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Definition of Adjournment

Adjournment n. means: The time or interval during which a public body adjourns its sittings or postpones business.

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Adjournment n. means: The time or interval during which a public body adjourns its sittings or postpones business.

Meaning of Adjournment

Adjournment (n.) means: The time or interval during which a public body adjourns its sittings or postpones business.

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Rejournment (n.): Adjournment.

Adjournal (n.): Adjournment; postponement.

Readjournment (n.): The act of readjourning; a second or repeated adjournment.

Adjournment (n.): The act of adjourning; the putting off till another day or time specified, or without day.

Continuance (n.): The adjournment of the proceedings in a cause from one day, or from one stated term of a court, to another.

Continuance (n.): The entry of such adjournment and the grounds thereof on the record.

Adjournment (n.): The time or interval during which a public body adjourns its sittings or postpones business.

-ment (): A suffix denoting that which does a thing; an act or process; the result of an act or process; state or condition; as, aliment, that which nourishes, ornament, increment; fragment, piece broken, segment; abridgment, act of abridging, imprisonment, movement, adjournment; amazement, state of being amazed, astonishment.

Session (n.): Hence, also, the time, period, or term during which a court, council, legislature, etc., meets daily for business; or, the space of time between the first meeting and the prorogation or adjournment; thus, a session of Parliaments is opened with a speech from the throne, and closed by prorogation. The session of a judicial court is called a term.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Adjournment

Meaning of GAVEL−TO−GAVEL

GAVEL−TO−GAVEL means: Gavel−to−gavel is American slang for a period from the opening to the adjournment of a session ofCongress.

Meaning of Rejournment

Rejournment means: Adjournment.

Meaning of Adjournal

Adjournal means: Adjournment; postponement.

Meaning of Readjournment

Readjournment means: The act of readjourning; a second or repeated adjournment.

Meaning of Adjournment

Adjournment means: The act of adjourning; the putting off till another day or time specified, or without day.

Meaning of Continuance

Continuance means: The adjournment of the proceedings in a cause from one day, or from one stated term of a court, to another.

Meaning of Continuance

Continuance means: The entry of such adjournment and the grounds thereof on the record.

Meaning of Adjournment

Adjournment means: The time or interval during which a public body adjourns its sittings or postpones business.

Meaning of -ment

-ment means: A suffix denoting that which does a thing; an act or process; the result of an act or process; state or condition; as, aliment, that which nourishes, ornament, increment; fragment, piece broken, segment; abridgment, act of abridging, imprisonment, movement, adjournment; amazement, state of being amazed, astonishment.

Meaning of Session

Session means: Hence, also, the time, period, or term during which a court, council, legislature, etc., meets daily for business; or, the space of time between the first meeting and the prorogation or adjournment; thus, a session of Parliaments is opened with a speech from the throne, and closed by prorogation. The session of a judicial court is called a term.

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