solemnization


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sol·em·nize

 (sŏl′əm-nīz′)
tr.v. sol·em·nized, sol·em·niz·ing, sol·em·niz·es
1. To celebrate or observe with dignity and gravity: "His death is solemnized with a stoical but powerful gesture of grief" (David Denby). See Synonyms at observe.
2. To perform (a marriage, for example) with formal ceremony.
3. To make serious or grave: "those rooms so solemnized by their massive regimental decor" (William H. Gass).

sol′em·ni·za′tion (-nĭ-zā′shən) n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.solemnization - the public performance of a sacrament or solemn ceremony with all appropriate ritual; "the celebration of marriage"
ritual - the prescribed procedure for conducting religious ceremonies
Translations

solemnization

[ˈsɒləmnaɪˈzeɪʃən] Nsolemnización f

solemnization

solemnization

[ˌsɒləmnaɪˈzeɪʃn] (frm) nsolennizzazione f; (of marriage) → celebrazione f
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Tell me, therefore, whether you object to an immediate solemnization of the marriage.
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Idowu Olayinka leading the UI's team to Jos, the venue of the solemnization of the holy matrimony.
The person designated to fill in the temporary vacant post are not allowed to make or participate in any decision related to appointment, suspension, or dismissal of local officials or employees; creating and filling-up of positions; reorganization of offices; solemnization of marriages; revision of local government plans; and approval of contracts.
(10) When it was sent to the minister, his chief of staff (directeur de cabinet) annotated it as follows: "Mr Minister, my feeling is that our interest--in the long term--is to accept and even propose a form of self-discipline on the use of the veto: a code of conduct, a solemnization ...
1<br />&nbsp;<br />A man and woman of legal age may enter into an antenuptial contract or settlement prior to solemnization of marriage which shall be valid and enforceable if (a) there is a full and fair disclosure of the earnings and property of each party, and (b) the parties have had an opportunity to consult with legal counsel of their own choice.
Section 10 of the act reads: 'Any husband may present a petition to the District Court or to the High Court Division, praying that his marriage may be dissolved on the ground that his wife has, since the solemnization thereof, been guilty of adultery.'
This kind of research will greatly benefit the poor farmers of the Pakistan and other countries, which suffer from land solemnization and drought.
HYDERABAD: The naive parents of a victim girl in village Hussain Bhutto in Ghotki district could not understand why village chieftain took extreme action and called hurriedly jirga (tribal court) to settle a minor dispute over debt and gave verdict to give hand of the girl to a person against the liability.Reports coming from the village indicate that some armed persons of teh chieftain had kidnapped the minor girl and arranged solemnization against the girl's will to tie a knot forcefully with a person against an unsettled debt on him.
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The result was to establish criminal justice as one of only two areas of legislative jurisdiction in the Canadian Constitution (the other being marriage and its solemnization) that are divided functionally between the federal and provincial jurisdictions.