What does committal mean?

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kəˈmɪt lcom·mit·tal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. commitment, committal, consignmentnoun

    the official act of consigning a person to confinement (as in a prison or mental hospital)

  2. perpetration, commission, committalnoun

    the act of committing a crime


  1. committalnoun

    Of or relating to a committee.

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  2. committalnoun

    The act of entrusting something to someone.

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  3. committalnoun

    The act of committing someone to confinement; an order for someone's imprisonment.

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  4. committalnoun

    The act of perpetrating an offence.

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  5. committalnoun

    The act of committing a body to the grave at a burial or to the furnace at a cremation.

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Committalnoun

    the act of committing, or the state of being committed; commitment

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of committal in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of committal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of committal in a Sentence

  1. Tom Porcelli:

    We think the upcoming FOMC statement will reflect this non-committal approach.

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    relating to or involving money
    • A. commensal
    • B. dicotyledonous
    • C. jejune
    • D. pecuniary

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