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Definition of "conferral" []

  • The act of conferring something; conferment (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "conferral" in a sentence
  • "This so-called conferral ceremony honoring Sara Hurwitz, a 32-year-old mother of three, was unprecedented, and everyone in the room knew it."
  • "Although the precise medical reason for this conferral of immunity remains to be fully understood, when the distribution pattern of the disease is overlain with areas prone to malarial infections, the correlation becomes evident."
  • "It is extraordinarily wasteful of the talents of a broad range of people, when we proceed as if leadership could only exist ex officio, as if conferral of office created a leader, as if leadership were non-existent apart from administrative titles."