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adjourn

verb [I or T]
 
 
/əˈdʒɜːn/ formal
MEETINGS, LAW to temporarily end a meeting or trial: adjourn for sth The meeting adjourned for lunch.adjourn a case/hearing/trial/inquest/meeting The district judge adjourned the case for 16 weeks to allow time for experts to give evidence.
Translations of “adjourn”
in Spanish aplazar…
in French ajourner (à)…
in German vertagen…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)休會, (使)休庭…
in Russian откладывать…
in Turkish ertelemek, ara vermek, kesmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)休会, (使)休庭…
in Polish odraczać…
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