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(dɪˈfɜr mənt)

1. the act of deferring; postponement.
2. a temporary exemption from induction into military service.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.deferral - a state of abeyance or suspended businessdeferral - a state of abeyance or suspended business
abeyance, suspension - temporary cessation or suspension
2.deferral - 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


The act of putting off or the condition of being put off:
تأجيل الخِدْمه العَسْكَرِيَّهتَأْجيل، إرْجاء دَعْوى


[dɪˈfɜːrəl] n [payment] → report m


(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.
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Over the past several years, in collaboration with other government agencies, the FDA has carefully examined and considered the available scientific evidence relevant to its blood donor deferral policy for men who have sex with men, including the results of several recently completed scientific studies and recent epidemiologic data.
By delaying the tax on foreign source income, deferral could distort corporate investment and location decisions in a way that lower taxes, but favor less productive activities over more productive ones.
Through the Seniors Property Tax Deferral Program, homeowners 65 and older can defer all or part of their residential property taxes through a low-interest home equity loan with the Alberta government.
In June Kuwait's Global reported that the bondholders of its KWD 50 million 2013 Bonds and the holders of its KWD 45 million 2012 Bonds had agreed to defer repayments, approving deferral of the 10 June 2012 maturity of the 2012 Bonds to and including 10 December 2012; confirmed and approved the deferral of payment of interest amounts under 2012 Bonds and 2013 Bonds to and including 10 December 2012; and confirmed and approved the waivers sought from the bank lenders on the deferral of the principal instalment maturity and interest and profits payments to and including 10 December 2012, and the deferral of an increase in margins by the bank lenders to and including 10 December 2012.
These rules include the subsequent deferral election rules, which could bring unpleasant surprises for employers and employees.
This may include the subsequent deferral election rules, which could bring unpleasant surprises for employers and employees.
If a plan violates the rules, income tax would be due immediately plus interest at the underpayment amount and 1 percent from the date of deferral.
Under the current rules, a salary deferral arrangement that includes a promise to pay that is actually paid in cash within three years is deductible by the employer when paid and taxable to the recipient when the payment is received.
The potential of this income-tax deferral is powerful and allows a modest nest egg to grow into a sizeable inheritance.
He said in most cases, homeowners would save more by shifting to the Senior Citizens' Property Tax Deferral Program - although the money would eventually have to be paid back, with interest, when the home is sold.
The law applies to all arrangements that provide for the deferral of compensation after calendar year 2004.
One of the most disparaged restrictions on donors is called the European deferral, which is aimed at reducing the risk that Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease will enter the U.