Definitions for defermentdɪˈfɜr mənt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

de•fer•mentdɪˈfɜr mənt(n.)

  1. the act of deferring; postponement.

  2. a temporary exemption from induction into military service.

    Category: Military

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. postponement, deferment, deferral(noun)

    act of putting off to a future time


  1. deferment(Noun)

    An act or instance of deferring or putting off.

  2. deferment(Noun)

    Officially sanctioned postponement of compulsory military service.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Deferment(noun)

    the act of delaying; postponement

Anagrams of deferment

  1. fermented


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