deferral

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noun de·fer·ral \di-ˈfər-əl\

Definition of deferral

  1. :  the act of delaying :  postponement

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First Known Use of deferral

1865


DEFERRAL Defined for English Language Learners

deferral

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Definition of deferral for English Language Learners

  • : the act of delaying or deferring something

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