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de·fer·ment

 (dĭ-fûr′mənt)
n.
1. The act or an instance of delaying or putting off.
2. Officially sanctioned postponement of compulsory military service.

deferment

(dɪˈfɜːmənt) or

deferral

n
the act of deferring or putting off until another time; postponement

de•fer•ment

(dɪˈfɜr mənt)

n.
1. the act of deferring; postponement.
2. a temporary exemption from induction into military service.
[1605–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.deferment - act of putting off to a future time
delay, holdup - the act of delaying; inactivity resulting in something being put off until a later time
adjournment - the act of postponing to another time or place

deferment

deferral
noun postponement, delay, suspension, putting off, stay, moratorium, adjournment the deferment of tax payments

deferment

noun
The act of putting off or the condition of being put off:
Translations
odkladodloženízpoždění
udsættelseudskydelse
lykkäys
bevonulási halasztáshalasztás
odklad vojenskej služby
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deferment

[dɪˈfɜːmənt] deferral [dɪˈfɜːrəl] N (= postponement) → aplazamiento m (Mil) → prórroga f

deferment

[dɪˈfɜːrmənt] n [payment] → report m

deferment

nVerschiebung f; (of event also)Verlegung f

deferment

[dɪˈfɜːmənt] deferral [dɪˈfɜːrəl] nrinvio, differimento

defer2

(diˈfə) past tense, past participle deˈferred verb
(with to) to act according to the wishes or opinions of another or the orders of authority. I defer to your greater knowledge of the matter.
deference (ˈdefərəns) noun
1. willingness to consider the wishes etc of others. He always treats his mother with deference.
2. the act of deferring.
in deference to
showing respct for. I let him speak first, in deference to his authority.
deˈferment, deˈferral noun
1. delaying; postponement.
2. officially sanctioned postponement of compulsory military service. draft deferment for college students.
References in periodicals archive ?
The adoption of a longer deferment period, as well as the more elevated height of the plant in the beginning of deferment, resulted in lower number of tillers in piata grass plants, i.
begin strikethrough]b[end strikethrough] 2) Deferment Expiration.
4 Arrange to pay some of the note for a period of time or ask for a deferment of the note.
But as both the Associated Press and The Wall Sweet Journal reported in 1992, Clinton received an induction notice before promising to join an ROTC program in 1969 and later wrote to a reserve colonel expressing thanks for "saving" him from the draft by letting him take the deferment even though he never in fact joined the ROTC.
DERBY striker Fabrizio Ravanelli yesterday revealed he is determined to play again this season after confirming that he had agreed to a deferment of a portion of his pounds 40,000-a-week wage packet.
Some of this is the result of increased lifetime earnings qualifying for deferment, but more of the surprising good fortune is coming from the present investment climate.
The 40-year loans, including a 10-year deferment period, will carry an annual interest of 0.
Understanding the financial challenges many of these business owners currently face, the SBA is also strongly encouraging its participating 7(a) lenders and Certified Development Companies (CDCs) to consider on a case-by-case basis deferment relief for borrowers with SBA-guaranteed 7(a) and 504 loans.
The thing is that under the law, adopted last month in Armenia, a male student desiring to continue his education and delay serving in the army, must sign a contract with the Defense Ministry in order to get a draft deferment.
A hardship deferment was available if you were the sole support of a widowed mother or younger siblings.
Recent research has shown that the use of deferred sentences, with the twin elements of final court control plus focused initiatives within the period of deferment, can substantially reduce female imprisonment, the latter being the desired aim of the North Wales Police and Crime Commissioner Arfon Jones and partners on the North Wales Criminal Justice Board.
He specifically mentioned the bone spur (a calcium deposit causing a bony protrusion on the underside of the heel bone) deferment that was used, which Trump happened to use for the same purpose.