prorogate

verb
pro·​ro·​gate | \ ˈprō-rə-ˌgāt How to pronounce prorogate (audio) \
prorogated; prorogating

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prorogation \ ˌprō-​rə-​ˈgā-​shən How to pronounce prorogation (audio) \ noun

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the conference was prorogated until the following morning

First Known Use of prorogate

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Prorogate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prorogation. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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