Adjournment - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈdʒɜːrnmənt|  American pronunciation of the word adjournment
Brit.  |əˈdʒəːnm(ə)nt|  British pronunciation of the word adjournment

noun

- the termination of a meeting (syn: dissolution)
- the act of postponing to another time or place

Examples

The adjournment lasted two hours.

We sought an adjournment of the proceedings.

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