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Definition of "adjournment" []

  • The state of being adjourned. (noun)
  • The action of adjourning. (noun)
  • Ampliatio. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "adjournment" in a sentence
  • "Admittedly, these clauses discuss adjournments, but the term adjournment is not coextensive with recess."
  • "According to the Senate historian, this week's adjournment is the earliest pre-election exit since 1960."
  • "According to the Office of the House Parliamentarian, the House is in adjournment until November 15."